Song of Solomon Chapter 10 Summary and Analysis

Toni Morrison

Chapter 10 Summary and Analysis

New Characters:
Reverend Cooper: the Reverend of Danville, Pennsylvania who Milkman goes to visit to learn about his family’s past. Milkman finds out information about where the cave Pilate and Macon lived in is located from the Reverend

Esther Cooper: Reverend Cooper’s wife

The Butlers: the rich white family Circe works for. They killed Macon Dead I (Jake) in order to take possession of his property

Singing Bird (Sing): Pilate and Macon’s mother. She is a woman of mixed races, including American Indian

Nephew: the nephew of Reverend Cooper. He is called Nephew because he is the Reverend’s only nephew. He drives Milkman to visit Circe

Jake: the...

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