Links to Connections
Kate Chopin- biographical information from the Kate Chopin International Society.
The 1900 House - learn about life for women at the turn of the century. This is a companion piece to the PBS program The 1900 House. We'll be watching excerpts from this.
School House Rock's "Sufferin' Till Suffrage" - check out the lyrics to this great song about the 19th Amendment. Go to this link for more Schoolhouse Rock.
The Gentleman's Page - is from the Lively Arts History Association and offers a glimpse into the lives of upper class nineteenth century men.
The Victorian Emporium - a website dedicated to 19th Century Lifestyles where you can learn all about the customs and culture of 19th century life. Parlour game anyone?
Living the Legacy: The Women's Rights Movement 1848 - 1998 - a great site with a wealth of information about Women's rights spanning 150 years.
Scroll down to discover a link to Chopin's novel: The Awakening.