Worth reading as you work your way into the novel. Wilkes makes intriguing points on the viewpoint of the narrator and changes in subsequent publications of this novel.
Saturday, 21 November 2009
Thursday, 5 November 2009
A one page study guide!
A homework study guide:
An essay on symbolism in The Great Gatsby (worth reading!)
The Great Gatsby study links:
Novel reflections on "The American Dream" from PBS. See the video and how Gatsby is gradually introduced as a "man of mystery" by Nick Carraway.
More generally, "The American Dream":
Sunday, 1 November 2009
This is an excellent study aid. But remember to analyse the text yourself before referring to it as you need to develop your own critical faculties.
Here's the same guide but in a different format.