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The Story of an Hour | Study Guide

Kate Chopin

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Overview

Author

Kate Chopin

Year Published

1894

Type

Short Story

Genre

Drama, Tragedy, Women's Studies

Perspective and Narrator

"The Story of an Hour" is told by a third-person omniscient narrator.

Tense

"The Story of an Hour" is narrated in the past tense.

About the Title

The title "The Story of an Hour" refers to the approximate time that passes during the story, a relatively short period during which big changes occur.

Summary

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