Analysis Of The Dead Poets Society

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character : Mr. John Keating, Niel Perry, Todd Anderson, Charlie Darlton, Knox Overstreet, Cameron, Meeks, Pitts, Kris and Mr perry. Mr. John Keating is English teacher of welton academy, he is a original member of Dead Poets Society. he teach his student little bit different style. Niel Perry is main character of this book. He wants to be actor, but his father is too strict, so he is suicide. Todd Anderson is Niel’s roommate. He has timid personality, but end of this story, he change his personality and he gets self-regard. Charlie Darton is Niel’s best friend. He always said ‘living your own life Niel.’ He follow ‘Carpe Diem’ life style.

Story’s begin is opening ceremony, Mr. John Keating is new teacher and Neil, Knox, Pitts, Cameron, Meeks, Charlie and Todd are ordinary students. Neil always follow his father, his father is too strict to Neil. Cameron has little bit selfish character, he is only think about his benefits. Todd is little bit timid, he doen’t want read poem in the class, but he totally believe Mr Keating in the end.

Mr. John Keating teach his student with different style. he wants different perspective and life style. He likes seize the day and enjoy today’s life. Therefore his student are change their think, they make Dead poets society club and read poem in the dark cave, and it change their life. Neil does not follow his father and play puck in the midnight summer dream, Knox overstreet confess his love to Kris. Mr John Keating is turning point to his student.

Story’s end is very sad Neil is kill himself with gun, because of his father, his father doesn’t want play Midnight summer dream so he said to Neil change his school, so Neil is so depressed. Therefore Mr. Keating gets fired because Neil’s dead. Neil’s father think Mr. Keating is main reason of his son’s death, so he told to school.

I was very impressed, because this book showed our real life and gave lesson on how to live our life. ‘Carpe Diem’, which means seize the day was one of the best part of this book, because I...

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