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The Scarlet Letter

The Scarlet Letter

by

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Protagonist

Character Role Analysis

Hester Prynne

Hester Prynne is our main (wo)man, even if we occasionally take time out to follow Reverend Dimmesdale or Roger Chillingworth. The story's about her growth and change, and she's the one we follow from shame to triumphant awesomeness.


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