Readers' Review: Kate Chopin's "The Story of an Hour"

Readers' Review: Kate Chopin's "The Story of an Hour"

October's Readers' Review panel discusses the short-short story "The Story of an Hour" by Kate Chopin, a brief but thought-provoking tale that opens as a young woman receives the news that her husband has died in an accident.

October's Readers' Review panel discusses the short-short story "The Story of an Hour" by Kate Chopin, a brief but thought-provoking tale that opens as a young woman receives the news that her husband has died in an accident.

Guests

Bob Wilson

Preservation Magazine

Jane Stanton Hitchcock

novelist, playwright, and author of the forthcoming book "Social Crimes" (Talk Miramax, June 2002)

Karen Stohr

assistant professor of philosophy at Mount Saint Mary's College

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