The Woman Warrior | Study Guide

Maxine Hong Kingston

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The Woman Warrior | Character Map

Mother Sisters Spouses Paternal aunt Bully Fantasy hero Trainers Maxine Hong Kingston Imaginative Chinese American writer Silent girl Unpopular, silent girl; bullied Moon Orchid's husband Chinese immigrant and businessman; has new life Brave Orchid Chinese immigrant; laundry and field worker Moon Orchid Timid, recent Chinese immigrant; loses sanity The Old Couple Mystical warrior trainers; hundreds of years old Fa Mu Lan Legendary Chinese warrior No Name Woman Shamed, Chinese, pregnant woman; commits suicide
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