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The Color Purple

The Color Purple

  

by Alice Walker

Romantic

Character Role Analysis

Shug

After Nettie leaves, Shug is the one good thing in Celie’s life. She is the one person who learns to love Celie for Celie. She helps Celie gain back some self-confidence and begin to stand up for herself.


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