A Gathering of Old Men is a novel by Ernest J. Gaines that was first published in 1983.
Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis.
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Continue your study of A Gathering of Old Men with these useful links.
- Plot Overview
- Character List
- Analysis of Major Characters
- Themes, Motifs, and Symbols
- Chapter 1 and 2
- Chapter 3: Myrtle Bouchard, aka Miss Merle
- Chapter 4 and 5
- Chapters 6 and 7
- Chapter 8: Louis Alfred Dimoulin, aka Lou Dimes
- Chapter 9: Joseph Seabury, aka Rufe
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