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On the Road

On the Road

by

Jack Kerouac

 Table of Contents

Roland Major

Character Analysis

A killjoy member of the gang in Denver, Part I, Chapter Seven. Roland doesn’t like the rowdiness of Dean and his friends. He also writes a Hemingway-esque short story about the artsy types. Yet he’s the one acting up in San Francisco when Remi’s stepfather is in town.

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