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The Red Pony

The Red Pony

by John Steinbeck

Protagonist

Character Role Analysis

Jody Tiflin

Jody Jody Jody. It's all about you, kid. Throughout the novella, we follow his thoughts, his feelings, and his dreams. We walk with him through the fields and look over his shoulder as he trains his pony. He may be young, but he's a protagonist for the ages.


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