The Yellow Wallpaper By Charlotte Perkins Gillman

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“I sometimes fancy that in my condition, if I had less opposition and more society and stimulus, but john says the very worst thing I can do is think about my condition and I confess it always make me feel bad”. This quote from the short story “The Yellow Wallpaper” serve as an implicit criticism of given in the nineteenth century women who prefer not to think about their condition. “The Yellow Wallpaper” written by Charlotte Perkin Gillman is often referred to as a feminist short story. The narrator is the story goes insane suffering from Post-Partum, because her role in society is limited and constricted. The short story “The Yellow Wallpaper has a lot of reasoning and character behind the author Charlotte Perkins Gillman. Charlotte Perkins Gillman the author of “The Yellow Wallpaper. Gillman was born on July 3,1860 in Hartford, Connecticut. Gillman was a writer and social activist in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. She had a difficult childhood. Gilman farther abounded the family leaving her mother to raised two children. Gillman married and artist name Charles Stetson. They had a daughter name Katherine. Gillman experienced a serve depression and underwent a series of unusual treatment for her depression. Developing depression by both a serve case of Post- Partum. She describes her as a “worse horror then before”. She agreed to undergo hypothetically advance and effective rust care treatment to cure her of her agonizing depression. Her well document treatment for
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