Study Guide

An Enemy of the People Characters

By Henrik Ibsen

Dr. Thomas Stockmann

There are lots of good things you can say about Dr. Stockmann, the protagonist of An Enemy of the...

Mayor Peter Stockmann

OK, so it's pretty easy to list all the reasons that the Mayor, the play's antagonist, is a jerk....

Hovstad

Hovstad, like the Mayor, is easy to dislike. At first he seems like a good enough guy. He's a...