Song of Solomon Chapter 11 Summary and Analysis

Toni Morrison

Chapter 11 Summary and Analysis

New Characters:
Mr. Solomon: the owner of Solomon’s General Store in Shalimar, Virginia. He is no relation to the immediate Solomon family or Pilate’s imaginary husband, Mr. Solomon

Children: a group of youngsters in Shalimar, Virginia who play a game and sing the song about Solomon that reveals the Dead family’s origins

Saul: Shalimar resident who comes to blows with Milkman

Omar: Shalimar resident who invites Milkman on the hunting trip

King Walker: the gas station owner and ex-star pitcher of the black baseball leagues who helps outfit Milkman in hunting gear for the hunting trip

Luther Solomon: a Shalimar resident who goes on the hunting trip. He is...

(The entire section is 1812 words.)