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Essays on The Great Gatsby: Is Nick Carraway Gay? Or, Is Daisy Buchanan Slow?
     

Essays on The Great Gatsby: Is Nick Carraway Gay? Or, Is Daisy Buchanan Slow?

by Marciano Guerrero
 
This study contains two parts. First, we will argue that NYC did not corrupt the characters presented in the novel. Second, we�ll show the writing techniques that F. Scott Fitzgerald employed to depict his characters and their environment. The Great Gatsby will endure simply because F. Scott Fitzgerald created a literary archetype: Jay Gatsby. While many great

Overview

This study contains two parts. First, we will argue that NYC did not corrupt the characters presented in the novel. Second, we�ll show the writing techniques that F. Scott Fitzgerald employed to depict his characters and their environment. The Great Gatsby will endure simply because F. Scott Fitzgerald created a literary archetype: Jay Gatsby. While many great writers achieve temporary fame, only writers who invent archetypes will endure eternal fame, and in this respect Jay Gatsby will join the pantheon of heroes where we find: Heathcliff, Tarzan, Holly Golightly, Lolita, Mr. Darcy, Gregor Samsa, and Holden Caulfield�among others.

Product Details

BN ID:
2940015676365
Publisher:
marciano guerrero
Publication date:
09/16/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
40 KB

Meet the Author

Marciano Guerrero is a translator of classic books, and the author of the collection of short stories East of Tiffany's and the novel The Poison Pill, plus hundreds of article in literary criticism.

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