A Pair of Silk Stockings

A Pair of Silk Stockings

by Kate Chopin (Author), Arielle DeLisle (Narrateur)
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Kate Chopin is a widely considered a forerunner to thefeminist authors of the twentieth century. Focusing on themes of race andgender, her short stories largely center on life in rural Louisiana. In "A Pairof Silk Stockings," a young woman unexpected finds herself with fifteen dollars.Inspired by her newfound wealth, she ignores her natural impulses and indulgesin a day of luxurious abandon. A wistful rumination on loss and the illusion ofcontrol, "A Pair of Silk Stockings" is Chopin at her absolute best.

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Book details

Publication date
June 19, 2013
File size
17 MB