Study Guide

A Clockwork Orange Characters

By Anthony Burgess

Alex

We're going to let Alex's words speak for themselves (because hey—if you're reading A...

Minister of the Interior

The Minister of the Interior is an ends-justify-the-means kind of guy—and the ends he's...

F. Alexander

Don't mistake F. Alexander for an ineffectual bookworm. He's a political dissident, and one so...

Prison Chaplain

The resident priest of Staja—that's State Jail for all you non-nadsat speakers out...

Dr. Brodsky and Dr. Branom

The white-coats are behavioral scientists who oversee Alex's treatment as he undergoes the...

Dim, Georgie

Dim and George are initially members of Alex's gang. Dim is your stereotypical strong-but-dumb...

P.R. Deltoid

Post-Corrective Adviser to Alex, P. R. Deltoid is a detached State employee who nonetheless seeks...

Pete

Pete has always been the most reasonable among Alex's entourage. Pete is significant because he...