Essay about Great Gatsby

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F. Scott Fitzgerald's 'The Great Gatsby' / Gatsby's Desire for Daisy exploring why Gatsby had such an obsessive desire for Daisy. The writer purports that Gatsby began by pursuing an ideal, not the real woman. In fact, he could not recognize the type of person she had become since they last saw each other. Gatsby lives in a dream world and Daisy is part of that dream. As the novel progresses, however, Gatsby's feelings change. Bibliography lists Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby : The Role of Nick Carraway as a Character in the Novel In 5 pages, the author discusses F. Scott Fitzgerald's 'The Great Gatsby,' and the role that Nick Carraway played as a character in the novel. When determining the role of Nick Carraway as he was…show more content…
Scott Fitzgerald’s 1925 novel, 'The Great Gatsby,' and in Arthur Miller’s 1947 play, 'Death of a Salesman,' with particular emphasis on the characters of Jay Gatsby and Willy Loman. Bibliography lists 8 sources. Filename: The Great Gatsby and The American Dream: The American Dream is a fairly nebulous concept that is exemplified by a number of American ideals. The story of Horatio Alger is indicative of what the American Dream stands for economic success through hard work and an innovative outlook on capitalism. Stability, security and family values are signified in the suburban lifestyle that is considered uniquely American. This 7 page paper argues that The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald, uses the excesses and exaggerated lifestyle of the protagonist, Jay Gatsby, to criticize the inherent motivations necessary to acquire the American Dream. Bibliography lists 8 sources. Filename: KTgatsby.wps The Great Gatsby: The Decline of This 5 page paper provides an overview of the issues presented in F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby. This paper outlines the way in which the novel represents the decline of modern values in the post-World War I era and the depiction of this through the culmination of Gatsby's lusts. No additional sources cited. F. Scott Fitzgeralds's

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