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.
Linda Brent - This character is the main character and is the pseudonym of author Harriet Jacobs.
Dr. Flint - This character is the main character's master, although the main character is legally the property of his young daughter.
Aunt Marthy - This character is the main character's maternal grandmother, and is a source of support, strength, and inspiration for the main character and many others within their community.
William Brent - This character is the main character's younger brother.
Mrs. Flint - This character is depicted as a bitter, irrational...
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