A Rose for Emily by William Faulkner, and The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman, were written during an era where women were seen as less important than men. In both of the stories, the main character is a woman who is experiencing loneliness and isolation because of the men that are in their lives. […]

The story starts off at a house in Jefferson, Mississippi. The overview of the years will give readers a clue about the overall story. In 1893, Emily’s father dies. The next year, she meets a guy named Homer Barron and is last seen entering Emily’s home in 1895. The townspeople become concern of the disappearance […]