Women Living in a Man's World

In the stories "Antigone", "The Story of an Hour", and "The Woman in the Yellow Wallpaper" the main characters are all women trying to cope with being women in societies mostly run by men. Though in a way they are all going through similar trials, the way the women respond to their own situations vary. Which exposes how the characters differ in traits, and proving just how harmful it can be for someone's will be completely ignored by not being able to have any input.


The Story of an Hour

The Yellow Wallpaper