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I Stand Here Ironing

I Stand Here Ironing


by Tillie Olsen

I Stand Here Ironing: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. In what year did this story win the O. Henry award? -> 1948
2. Tillie Olsen's groundbreaking work was called: -> Families
3. In the characters' world, what is a luxury? -> Eloquence
4. Which relationship is featured? -> Mother-son
5. Which social class is featured? -> Elite