What happens when you do not conform to the norm of your society?
- “The Black Sheep”: What is it about?
- “The Black Sheep” by Italo Calvino, is an allegory about an honest man who comes to live in a country wherein theft and fraud are the norms of the society.
- Because he decides not to conform to the norm of stealing within his society, a division of the social classes emerged and he eventually dies of starvation.
- Stand up, and be the black sheep in your society! Together we can create a better world!