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Into the Wild Characters


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went to Emory University and graduated at the top of his class
Chris McCandless
Chris's mother
Billie McCandless
Chris's father
Walt McCandless
Chris's pseudonym
Alexander Supertramp
Chris's sister
Carine McCandless
Chris's half-brother
Sam McCandless
Chris's employer; a Renaissance man who was skilled at many things
Wayne Westerberg
one of Chris's favorite authors whom he aspired to be like
Jack London
an explorer from long ago who was similar to Chris in that he changed his name, sought adventure, and eventually died
Everett Ruess
the author of Into the Wild who had a similarly reckless youth
Jon Krakauer
the director of the film Into the Wild who was also an adventurous youth
Sean Penn