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The Awakening

The Awakening

by

Kate Chopin

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Protagonist

Character Role Analysis

Edna Pontellier

There are no if’s, and’s, or but’s about this one. The story completely revolves around Edna. Even when Edna isn’t present in a scene, we see people talking about her. Also, there’s that whole "awakening" deal. That’s Edna’s awakening; she’s the protagonist.


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