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"The Yellow Wallpaper" (original title: "The Yellow Wall-paper. A Story") is a short story by American writer Charlotte Perkins Gilman, first published in January in The New England Magazine.

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Charlotte Perkins Gilman's story "The Yellow Wall-paper" was written during a time of great change. In the early- to mid-nineteenth century, "domestic ideology" positioned American middle class women as the spiritual and moral leaders of their home.

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Cltarlotte Perkins Stetson. T is very seldom wall-paper! At first he meant to repaper the room, but afterwards he said that I was letting it get the better of me, and that nothing was worse for a nervous patient than to give way to such fancies. THE YELLOW WALL-PAPER. "The Yellow Wallpaper" is a short story Charlotte Perkins Gilman that was first published in

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She is particularly disturbed by the yellow wallpaper in the bedroom, with its strange, formless pattern, and describes it as “revolting.” Soon, however, her thoughts are interrupted by John’s approach, and she is forced to stop writing. Charlotte Perkins Gilman was born on July 3, , in Hartford, Connecticut. She published her best-known short story "The Yellow Wall-Paper" in One of her greatest works of non-fiction, Women and Economics, was published in Born: Jul 03,