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Barn Burning | Study Guide

William Faulkner

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Barn Burning | Character Map

Sarty Morally conflicted 10-year- old; abused but loyal Lennie Downtrodden and fearful woman; moral and obedient Father Father Mother Mother Siblings Sisters Enemies Enemies Spouses Aunt Aunt The Brother Apathetic, sullen young man; complicit in Abner's violence Mr. Harris Compassionate landowner; seeks justice The Aunt Hardworking, loyal woman; stands up for her beliefs Abner Vindictive, violent farmer; arsonist and ex-horse thief Major de Spain Rich, haughty landowner
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