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What is it about Dean that Sal is so attracted to?   This is a question...

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aanvari | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted September 27, 2007 at 1:10 AM via web

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What is it about Dean that Sal is so attracted to?

 

 

 

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Jamie Wheeler | College Teacher | eNotes Employee

Posted September 27, 2007 at 7:09 AM (Answer #1)

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Dean Moriarty exemplifies freedom and self-expression and non-conformity, all the things that Sal aspires to emulate.  Sal is not alone in his adoration.  Dean, and Keroac, became reluctant symbols of the "Beat Generation." 

 

 

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