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Critical analysis of the yellow wallpaper this is a passage from the yellow wallpaper by charlotte perkins gilman of the climax were the narrator of the story is showing the reader that they do not trust the physician/husband that is taking care of them. The yellow wallpaper by charlotte perkins gillman deals with the oppression of women during the 19th century charlotte perkins gilman, after suffering an. In the yellow wallpaper by charlotte perkins gilman we have the theme of control, freedom and powerlessness taken from her collection of the same name the story is narrated in the first person by an unnamed female narrator and after reading the story the reader realises that gilman may be exploring the theme of control. Charlotte perkins gilman's short story the yellow wallpaper, first published in the new england magazine in 1892, illustrates the damaging effects of the rest cure, a popular treatment for women suffering from mental and physical ills that was prescribed by male psychiatrists.
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