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On the Road

On the Road

by Jack Kerouac
The Spirit of The West
Montana Slim
Mississippi Gene
The Ghost of The Susquehanna
Lucille
Sal’s Aunt
Rollo Greb
Hyman Solomon
Slim Gaillard
Roy Johnson
Frankie
Sam Brady
Janet
Beverly
Ed Wall
Henry Glass
Laura
Ray Rawlins
Babe Rawlins
Study Questions
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Antagonist
GuideMentor
Foil
Tools of Characterization
Themes
Quotes
Dissatisfaction
Dissatisfaction Quotes
Sadness
Sadness Quotes
Madness
Madness Quotes
Admiration
Admiration Quotes
Drugs and Alcohol
Drugs and Alcohol Quotes
Sex
Sex Quotes
Time
Time Quotes
Friendship
Friendship Quotes
Spirituality
Spirituality Quotes
Art and Culture
Art and Culture Quotes
Visions of America
Visions of America Quotes
Contrasting Regions
Contrasting Regions Quotes
Criminality
Criminality Quotes
Poverty
Poverty Quotes
Versions of Reality
Versions of Reality Quotes
Wisdom and Knowledge
Wisdom and Knowledge Quotes
Best of the Web
Module Quizzes
Module Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said)
Quotes (What was Said) Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said) True or False
Themes (For the Most Part)
Themes (For the Most Part) Flashcards
Themes (For the Most Part) True or False
Symbols
Symbols Flashcards
Symbols True or False
Again, Just Can't Wait to Be
Again, Just Can't Wait to Be Flashcards
Again, Just Can't Wait to Be True or False
Out of Bed
Out of Bed Flashcards
Out of Bed True or False
Essay
On the Road
Current Events & Pop Culture
Challenges & Opportunities
Assignments & Activities
Characterization
Chew On This
Character Journal Entry
Facebook Plot Summary
Archetypes
Symbolism, Allusion, and Irony
Literary Devices
Adaptation
Why Should I Care?
Mapping Sal's Journey
Who you calling a Beatnik?
Beat-for-Beat
Discussion & Essay Questions
Reading Quizzes
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