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Good Country People | Study Guide

Flannery O'Connor

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Good Country People | Characters

Character Description
Hulga Hulga is Mrs. Hopewell's highly educated, disabled daughter. She is an amateur philosopher who claims to believe in nothing. Read More
Mrs. Hopewell Mrs. Hopewell is a landowner who employs tenant farmers. She lives at home with her adult daughter, Hulga. Read More
Manley Pointer Manley Pointer is a con artist who comes under the guise of a Bible salesman. Read More
Mrs. Freeman Mrs. Freeman is a nosy know-it-all who works for Mrs. Hopewell. Read More
Carramae Carramae is Mrs. Freeman's 15-year-old daughter, already married and pregnant.
Mr. Freeman Mr. Freeman is a tenant farmer and the husband of Mrs. Freeman.
Glynese Glynese is Mrs. Freeman's older daughter who, according to her mother, has many admirers.
Harvey Hill Harvey Hill is a man who wants to marry Glynese.
Lyman Lyman is Carramae's husband.
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