Study Guide

Solaris Characters

Kris Kelvin

Kris Kelvin is defined by his past. Except he doesn't seem to have much of a past. And yes, that...

Rheya

Rheya isn't even in the book. That's right: Rheya, the woman Kelvin married, died before the book...

Solaris

Is Solaris even a character? Should a planet/brain/god/whatever be considered a person?This is...

Minor Characters

Snow is a cyberneticist, and he functions as something of a foil for Kelvin. When Kelvin wants to...