We’ll be reading stories from Bayou Folk, Kate Chopin’s 1894 short story collection. Her stories cover romance and racism, secrets from her time, and sly breaking of taboos. We’ll look at local color, censorship then, and clever ways that women writers concealed what they were really up to..
Required Supplies: Bayou Folk: Short Stories, by Kate Chopin
For more information about this course, contact: OLLI at LSU at 225-578-2500 or email OLLI@outreach.lsu.edu