Raymond Carver penned the short story Cathedral in an anthology of the same name. The story centers on an unnamed narrator, who has a strong sense of dislike towards a blind friend of his wife’s. Throughout the visit of Robert, the blind man, the narrator learns more about himself and passes on a message of tolerance and understanding to. Author:Raymond Carver [Carver, Raymond] Language: eng Format: epub, mobi Tags: Classics, General, Fiction ISBN: Cathedral by Raymond Carver. Home / Literature / Cathedral / Analysis ; "Cathedral" is extremely light on symbols, imagery, and allegory. So, don't worry if you're having some trouble coming up with anything. The two things you're most likely to hear about Carver's writing style are that it's very much like Ernest Hemingway's, and that.