Noon Wine Summary
Katherine Anne Porter

Everything you need to understand or teach Noon Wine by Katherine Anne Porter.

  • Noon Wine Summary & Study Guide
  • 1 Encyclopedia Article
  • ...and more

Noon Wine Summary

In Noon Wine Porter examines the theme of guilt, the adulterated nature of human motivation. Essentially a good man, Mr. Thompson commits murder and suicide in the course of the story. Feeling the weight of his guilt and wanting to convince himself and his neighbors that he did not kill Mr. Hatch, the bounty hunter, from base motives but only to defend Helton from attack, Thompson simply cannot overcome the fact that he...

(read more from the Short Guide)

Study Pack

The Noon Wine Study Pack contains:

Noon Wine Short Guide

You might also be interested in: