Katherine Minola

"The Shrew"

Character Description

Katherine or Kate Minola is the shrew in the story. She is a smart mouthed, short tempered, and violent women. She is disgusted at the idea of being married. However all of her hostility masks insecurity and jealousy. Eventually she stops resisting her suitor Petruchio. She then eventually gets married to him despite her repudiations of marriage in the past.