by Kate Chopin
The Awakening Resources
Movie or TV Productions
The End of August is an independent film version of The Awakening.
The Grand Isle is a film version of The Awakening, starring Kelly McGillis (from Top Gun) as Edna.
A Re-Awakening is a PBS documentary on Kate Chopin.
A photo of Kate Chopin as a young woman.
This is a photo of Kate Chopin with her first four children, taken around 1877.
A poster of Kate Chopin with a photo and some biographical information.
A paperback book cover with an impressionist painting.
Another book cover with another painting.
The original 1899 book cover.
This one feature a caged bird.
A chronology of key events in Kate Chopin’s life.
A collection of Chopin’s works and links to other Chopin-related sites.
A list of excellent links for those looking to do in-depth academic research on Kate Chopin or The Awakening (includes a select list of criticism).
No, Keira Knightly didn't really star as Edna in The Awakening. This is just a fake trailer, but it's a pretty good one.