"Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Science in Biology."; Thesis advisor: Mark E. Jackson.; M.S.,Central Connecticut State University,,2013.; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 39-46).
American literature--Women authors--20th century.; Hispanic American women--Intellectual life--20th century.
Thesis advisor: Dr. Antonio García Lozada.; "Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Spanish."; M.S.,Central Connecticut State University,1998; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 67-71).
The purpose of this thesis is to prove that Kate Chopin's earlier heroines are, although not fully developed, precursors to Edna Pontellier, a character Chopin created at the end of her career in The Awakening. All of Chopin's fiction takes place...