Study Guide

The Garden of Forking Paths Characters

By Jorge Luis Borges

Yu Tsun

Our protagonist is bitter and conflicted. A descendent of a wealthy and powerful Chinese family,...

Dr. Stephen Albert

Doc Albert gets involved in this twisted spy plot for one reason only – his name. And yet,...

Ts'ui Pen

Ts'ui Pen is the great-grandfather of our protagonist, Yu Tsun. He is also, coincidentally, the...

Captain Richard Madden

We'd like to make fun of Captain Richard Madden's "long horseface," but we're too scared (4). The...

The Chief

Yu Tsun's boss is like a cross between Darth Vader – the figurehead of an evil empire...