Don't Nap for Self-Care. Wake up! (The Awakening, Part 1)
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The Norton Library Podcast
Don't Nap for Self-Care. Wake up! (The Awakening, Part 1)
May 13, 2024 Season 3 Episode 9
The Norton Library

In Part 1 of our discussion on The Awakening, we welcome editor Laura Fisher to discuss Kate Chopin's writing career, the novel's reception and themes, as well as some of its major characters.

Laura R. Fisher is an associate professor of English at Toronto Metropolitan University. She is the author of Reading for Reform: The Social Work of Literature in the Progressive Era.

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