The Dead Poets Society to me was conformity vs nonconformity. Choosing to follow your dreams and or follow in other peoples foot steps. Neil wants to be an actor after he does the school play "A Mid Summer Nights Dream" but his father wants him to be a doctor. Neil wants to stand up and shout and read poets with Todd Andreson and all the other members of the Dead Poets Society
" I went to the woods because I wanted to live deliberately and suck out all the marrow of life... to put to rout all that was not life; and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived" Neil Perry, The Dead Poets Society.
Do you do want others do or do you stand up for what you believe in no matter what the consequences. Nonconformity to do what you want and be who you chose to be. Or conformity to follow in others foot steps.
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