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The Storm

The Storm

  

by Kate Chopin

Analysis: Allusions

When authors refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.

Literary References

  • Kate Chopin, "At the 'Cadian Ball," implied throughout

Biblical References

  • The Virgin Mary (see "Symbolism: Assumption")

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