© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
The Story of an Hour

The Story of an Hour


by Kate Chopin

The Story of an Hour Resources


Kate Chopin on PBS

Explore the mini-site companion to the PBS piece "Kate Chopin: A Re-Awakening."

Critical Resources

Find a thorough bibliography for this story and Chopin's work here.

International Society

Everything you want to know about Chopin and her work.

"The Story of an Hour," the Play

Gerald P. Murphy's short version.

Movies or TV Productions

Kate Chopin: A Re-Awakening

This PBS program discusses Chopin's life and works.


Audio Book

An amateur audio book, free from LibriVox.


Graphic Panels

Artist Gabrielle Bell made a graphic novel inspired by "The Story of an Hour." You can see one of the panels here.

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...