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Yellow Wallpaper and Story of an Hour Mini-Test

How women with mental conditions were treated in 1890s Prolonged rest and isolation. Doctors assumed women got \”nervous conditions\” because they were naturally weaker than men John and narrator’s relationship Very patriarchial. John is the ruler of the house and does not treat the narrator like an adult/wife but more like a child How John […]

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The Yellow Wallpaper Plot Structure

Exposition The narrator and her husband, John, who is a doctor, comes to stay at at house for the summer; narrator finds this house to be scary, mostly due to her \”temporary nervous depression.\” Rising Action The narrator becomes especially interested in the ugly yellow wallpaper that is in her bedroom; she soon becomes obsessed […]

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"The Yellow Wallpaper" Quotes

\”Stripped off in patches… …at the head of my bed.\” \”…sprawling, flamboyant patterns… …committing every artistic sin.\” \”Dull enough to confuse the eye… …pronounced enough to constantly irritate and provoke study…\” \”…plunges off at outrageous angles, destroys… …in unheard of contradictions.\” \”The color is repellent… …almost revolting; a smoldering unclean yellow…\” \”The pattern is… …torturing.\” […]

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Review "The Yellow Wallpaper"

Summary of the story This story is written as journal entries by the narrator as she spends her summer vacation in this house that her husband takes her to. The narrator has depression and thinks that by keeping a journal to entertain her and help her be imaginative -disturbed by yellow wallpaper -she hides her […]

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