Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman (Book Analysis)

Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman (Book Analysis)

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This engaging summary presents an analysis of Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman, which tells the story of an imagined society of women who live entirely apart from men and reproduce asexually. Their country (the Herland of the title) is harmonious and highly developed, with a strong sense of community and widespread happiness, which shocks the three men who have taken it upon themselves to visit it. This clash of cultures reveals a series of unexamined prejudices around gender and results in drastic changes in the lives of everyone involved. Charlotte Perkins Gilman is perhaps best-known for her short story "The Yellow Wallpaper"; feminist critics' interest in this text spurred a critical appraisal of the rest of her work, including Herland and its sequel With Her in Ourland

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Publication date
April 07, 2019
Publisher
Collection
Page count
44
ISBN
9782808018838