In this classic late-nineteenth-century story by Charlotte Perkins Gilman, a new mother suffering from what we might today call 'post-partum depression', is diagnosed with a nervous disorder. Instructed to abandon her intellectual life and avoid stimulating company, she sinks into a still-deeper depression invisible to her husband, who believes he knows what is best for her. Alone in the yellow-wallpapered nursery of a rented house, she descends into madness.More
We've sent an email with your order details. Order ID #:
To access this title, visit your library in the app or on the desktop website.
Fascinating, disturbing and thought-provoking
The Yellow Wallpaper Review