The Yellow Wallpaper

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The Yellow Wallpaper is based on a semi-autobiographical short story by Charlotte Perkins Gilman, written at the beginning of the last century, in which she depicts the submissive, childlike obedience of women to male authority figures.The story is narrated by a woman with a nervous disorder. Her husband is a famous physician, in great demand for his expertise on the treatment of mental conditions.