The Call of the wild
By Jack London. Created by Porter Smith
Protagonist and Antagonist
Buck is the Protagonist, he is the main character in this novel.
Hal is the antagonist, he is very cruel to Buck
- "Love, genuine passionate love, was his for the first time." Buck's experience with John Thornton.
Very little of the story took place in California, then to Alaska and the Klondike region of Canada. If the setting wasn't as what it is, most likely none of this wouldn't of happened.
Main conflicts / climax / resolution
Climax: John Thornton’s saving of Buck's life from Hal's cruelty.
Resolution: the resolution in this novel is his full and total return to the wild. He had finally answered his call and become well known.
External Conflict: man vs. nature
Internal Conflicts: Buck vs. his own instincts