Divergent Character Analysis

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Angga Sambora 110222415031 Identity Expressed and Transformed In Social Structure “One Choice can transform you” Divergent is science fiction action novel of Veronica Roth. This novel was filmed and released on March 21, 2014 in the United States. This novel is the debut of her and the first novel of Divergent trilogy. This novel explores the issue of identity, personality, social classes, power and freedom. The most explored issue is the choice of identity; when sixteen-year-olds has to choose the identity for future. The transition childhood to maturity is the phase which sixteen-year-old defines as one of the social faction. It is described by how the division of society captures personality types. Roth explores how identity takes big roles in the social structure. Roth, by this novel, confesses that even one choice can transform you to change the world by determining identity. “Tomorrow at the Choosing Ceremony, I will decide on a faction; I will decide the rest of my life; I will decide to stay with my family or abandon them.” Tris. Each of us have to choose who we are, what our competence are, what our identity is. Some people think that if people can focuses on one thing, they will be an expert. People will focus on their competence or interest in order to be an expert, such as doctor specialist or all professionals for their work. It will make them highly respected in society. Just like in the novel “Divergent”, citizens are set apart into five factions, it such
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