Henry and lyman buy a red convertible that later in the story illustrates henry's lack of ability to stay sane the brothers take a summer trip across the united.
Dive deep into louise erdrich's the red convertible with extended analysis, commentary, and discussion.
Longman lecture on louise erdrich's “the red convertible” ways erdrich builds the tension in her story, with the use of foreshadowing as well as irony.
Convertible” from the red convertible irony, or understatement) o the red convertible is something both the brothers share until the end. As the story opens, lyman declares that he and his brother henry junior once owned a red convertible together, but that now henry owns it in.