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The Awakening, and Selected Stories Setting & Symbolism

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Objects/Places

Grand Isle appears in The Awakening

Grand Isle is an island in southeast Louisiana, approximately fifty miles north of New Orleans

Chênière Caminada appears in The Awakening

Chênière Caminada is an island the Grand Isle guests visit to attend Mass. Edna and Robert go there the day after Edna swims for the first time.

Pontellier Mansion appears in The Awakening

The Pontellier Mansion is located on Esplanade Street in New Orleans, the mansion is grand and stately. Edna leaves the mansion to live in the pigeon house.

The Pigeon House appears in The Awakening

The pigeon house is a small house that the Pontellier servants believe resembles a house for pigeons. Edna abandons the mansion and moves into the pigeon house while her husband is away on business in New York.

The Atelier appears in The Awakening

The Atelier is an artist's studio in...

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