Kate Chopin ( , also ; born Katherine O Flaherty ; February 8, 1850 – August 22, 1904) was an American author of short stories and novels based in Louisiana. She is considered by scholars Nilsen, Helge Normann. American Women s Literature in the Twentieth Century: A Survey of Some Feminist Trends, American Studies in Scandinavia, Vol. 22, 1990, pp. 27-29; University of Trondheim to have been a forerunner of American 20th-century feminist authors of Southern or Catholic background, such as Zelda... Read Morehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kate_Chopin
Kate Chopin ( / ˈʃoʊpæn /,   also US: / ʃoʊˈpæn, ˈʃoʊpən /;  born Katherine O'Flaherty; February 8, 1850  – August 22, 1904)  was an American author of short stories and novels based in Louisiana. She is considered by scholars  to have been a forerunner of American 20th-century feminist authors of Southern or ...
Kate Chopin (1850–1904) is an American writer best known for her stories about the inner lives of sensitive, daring women. Her novel The Awakening and her short stories are read today in countries around the world, and she is widely recognized as one of America’s essential authors.
Kate Chopin, (born Feb. 8, 1851, St. Louis, Mo., U.S.—died Aug. 22, 1904, St. Louis), American novelist and short-story writer known as an interpreter of New Orleans culture. There was a revival of interest in Chopin in the late 20th century because her concerns about the freedom of women foreshadowed later feminist literary themes.
American author Kate Chopin (1850–1904) wrote two published novels and about a hundred short stories in the 1890s. Most of her fiction is set in Louisiana and most of her best-known work focuses on the lives of sensitive, intelligent women. Missouri History Museum, St. Louis, USA. By the Editors of KateChopin.org.
Updated on January 28, 2020 Kate Chopin (born Katherine O'Flaherty; February 8, 1850–August 22, 1904) was an American author whose short stories and novels explored pre- and post-war Southern life. Today, she is considered a pioneer of early feminist literature.
Kate Chopin (1850 - 1904), born Katherine O'Flaherty in St. Louis, Missouri on February 8, 1850, is considered one of the first feminist authors of the 20th century. She is often credited for introducing the modern feminist literary movement.
Kate Chopin was born Kate O'Flaherty in St. Louis, Missouri in 1850 to Eliza and Thomas O'Flaherty. She was the third of five children, but her sisters died in infancy and her brothers (from her father's first marriage) in their early twenties. She was the only child to live past the age of twenty-five.