Essays on Aunt Lydia

Aunt Lydia is a character in Margaret Atwood’s novel The Testaments. She is a member of the ruling class in the theocratic Republic of Gilead. She is the head of the Aunts, a group of older women who train the younger women in the ways of Gilead.

Essay themes and ideas about Aunt Lydia

  • Aunt Lydia: The Enforcer
  • Aunt Lydia: The Manipulator
  • Aunt Lydia: The Sadist
  • Aunt Lydia: The Controller
  • Aunt Lydia: The One Who Gets Things Done
  • Aunt Lydia: The One Who Knows Best
  • Aunt Lydia: The One Who Always Gets Her Way
  • Aunt Lydia: The One Who Is Never Wrong
  • Aunt Lydia: The One Who Is Always Right
  • Aunt Lydia: The One Who Must Be Obeyed