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In the story "The Black Cat" what is the male narrator's name?

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hearts | eNotes Newbie

Posted November 4, 2008 at 6:17 AM via web

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In the story "The Black Cat" what is the male narrator's name?

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dneshan | High School Teacher | (Level 3) Associate Educator

Posted November 4, 2008 at 6:45 AM (Answer #1)

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As is the case with Edgar Allan poe stories, "The Black Cat" is narrated in first person point of view, and his name is never revealed.  The reader does know that he is a man and that he is scheduled to be executed. 

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lazy-boy | Student, Grade 10 | eNotes Newbie

Posted November 13, 2008 at 1:44 AM (Answer #2)

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they never even mention his name...

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lacibabyy00 | Student, Grade 10 | Honors

Posted November 18, 2008 at 1:19 AM (Answer #3)

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in the story it was never said.but in a lot of mr edgar allen poe's poems/storys the names are never revealed.

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