Song of Solomon Additional Characters

Toni Morrison


(Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction)

The special appeal of Song of Solomon is its well-developed characters, and the principal male characters articulate variations on the...

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Macon Dead

(Novels for Students)

Macon Dead is the father of Milkman, Lena, and Corinthians Dead. An owner of houses and apartments, Macon believes that owning things enables...

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Milkman Dead

(Novels for Students)

Milkman Dead is the son of Ruth Foster Dead and Macon Dead. Milkman acquires his name when his father's employee, Freddie, catches Ruth...

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Other Characters

(Novels for Students)

Guitar Bains
Guitar is Milkman's best friend. As a child, his father was killed in a terrible industrial accident, and his...

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