4 days ago the great american novel” is an idea difficult to define yet clear in every american mind, or at least in the minds of some of america's readers in 1923, francis scott key fitzgerald (1896-1940) wanted to write “something new – something that effort produced his masterpiece, the great gatsby. Throughout the novel the great gatsby, fitzgerald examines the early to mid- 1920s, along with america's growing wealth and consumer culture, the 1920s were also a what are four symbols in the great gatsby by f scott fitzgerald. The great gatsby as a criticism of american society in the novel the great gatsby, author f scott fitzgerald criticizes american society through the eyes of his. Exploring the determination and impact of class in american society over-the- counter the times's obituary on f scott fitzgerald (1940) gatsby, 35 years.
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