Essays on Amir

Amir is the protagonist of The Kite Runner. He is a Pashtun and Sunni Muslim, who was born in Kabul, Afghanistan. Amir is a sensitive and intelligent boy, who is often bullied by his classmates. He is also a talented kite runner and is able to win many kite-fighting tournaments. However, Amir is haunted by the guilt of not being able to save his friend Hassan from being raped. This event causes a rift between the two friends, and Amir eventually moves to the United States.

Essay themes and ideas about Amir

  • Amir’s Childhood in Afghanistan
  • Amir’s Relationship with Hassan
  • Amir’s Guilt and Redemption
  • Amir’s Journey to Find Hassan
  • Amir’s New Life in America
  • Amir’s Relationship with Soraya
  • Amir’s Return to Afghanistan
  • Amir’s Sacrifice for Sohrab
  • Amir’s Redemption Complete
  • Amir’s New Life in Afghanistan