Study Guide

Young Goodman Brown Characters

By Nathaniel Hawthorne

Young Goodman Brown

Young Goodman Brown: mild-mannered Puritan by day, aspiring devil-worshipper by night. He's...

The Traveler

For the bonus round: who is "the traveler with the staff?" (1) The devil.(2) The ghost of Goodman...

Faith

If young Goodman Brown has a "type," it's probably pure, innocent, and just a tad silly. Because...

The Dark Minister

Did you think the "traveler with the staff" was a confusing character? Meet the Dark Minister....