• Mrs Mallard Story Reader Man
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    Kate Chopin, born in 1850 is the author of 'The Story of an Hour' and 'The Blind Man'. She had a Catholic and affluent upbringing, and at the age of 20 she married Oscar Chopin. They produced 6 children and she devoted herself to motherhood. This marriage ended when Oscar Chopin died from swamp fever in 1883. Kate Chopin's doctor encouraged her to become a career writer, and she published many works, where the theme was often controversial. Kate Chopin was interested in female emancipation, rac...