Study Guide

A Doll's House Characters

By Henrik Ibsen

Nora Helmer

At first our protagonist, Nora, seems like a bit of a ditz. When her husband, Torvald, calls her...

Torvald Helmer

Torvald gets a pretty bad rap most of the time.. and we can see why. He's incredibly overbearing....

Nils Krogstad

Nils Krogstad, the play's antagonist, uses some seriously villainous tactics over the course of...

Mrs. Christine Linde

Christine is a tough, world-wise woman. If Nora seems like a "little squirrel," Christine seems...

Dr. Rank

Dr. Rank is often overlooked in analyses of A Doll's House. This is most likely because he......