When She Woke. A Novel

TitleWhen She Woke. A Novel
Year for Search2011
AuthorsJordan, Hillary (b. 1963)
Date Published2011
PublisherAlgonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Place PublishedChapel Hill, NC
KeywordsFemale author, US author
Annotation

A reimagining of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter. A Romance (1850) set in a future dystopia where the church dominates the state. A woman convicted of murdering her unborn child is genetically engineered so that she is red. Other crimes lead to other colors. 

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

Female author (b. 1963).

Full Text

2011 Jordan, Hillary (b. 1963). When She Woke. A Novel. Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. PSt, Publiv

A reimagining of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter. A Romance (1850) set in a future dystopia where the church dominates the state. A woman convicted of murdering her unborn child is genetically engineered so that she is red. Other crimes lead to other colors. Female author.