The American Dream in the "Great Gatsby" Essay by The Research Group

The American Dream in the "Great Gatsby"
An examination of the validity of the American Dream in F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby".
# 71132 | 1,380 words | 4 sources | MLA | 2005 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2005 in Literature (American)

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This paper looks at F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby" and focuses on how Gatsby's love for Daisy symbolizes the American Dream as hollow.

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"F Scott Fitzgerald's famous novel "The Great Gatsby" is often considered one of the quintessential tales of lost love and social climbing. Indeed Jay Gatsby's quest to win the heart of his beloved Daisy Buchanan once again is fueled by the social advancements ..."

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