This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Aime Cesaire - This is the author of A Tempest.
Prospero - This is the main character of A Tempest. He is denounced to the Holy Inquisition for sorcery.
Miranda - This person learns of her birthright at the beginning of the play as the nobles' ship sinks.
Ariel - This character is a mulatto sea nymph.
Caliban - This character is Sycorax's son who is later enslaved.
Alonso - This person is the King of Naples and is later stranded on the Island.
Sebastian - This person is stranded on...
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