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Set in mid-17th century Boston, this tale of passion, puritanism and revenge is one of the foremost classics of American literature. Its heroine, Hester Prynne, is compelled by her own moral autonomy to wear the scarlet letter but she emerges as a woman with her integrity intact.
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Critically analyzes Toni Morrison's "Beloved." Includes a biographical profile of Morrison's life and career as well as an overview of the plot, main characters, and major themes in the novel. Also contains several critical essays on the work written by various authors.