Story of an Hour
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: December 2013
Duration: 0 hours 10 minutes
Kate Chopin is a widely considered the forerunner to the feminist authors of the twentieth century. Focusing on themes of race and gender, her short stories largely center on life in rural Louisiana. In â€śThe Story of an Hour,â€ť Louise Mallard has just learned that her husband is deadâ€”believed to have died during a train accident. Her family fears that the news will kill Louise, who suffers from a weak heart.