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The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy.


Animated Atlas: U.S. History Timeline
Go to Animated Atlas to learn what else was happening in the Roaring Twenties.

The "Secret Society" and Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby
This National Endowment for the Humanities website includes a lesson for teaching Gatsby. Within the website, however, you will find useful links to other resources.

H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences Online
Use H-Net as a research tool for further study in humanities and social science investigations related to the novel.

American Masters: F. Scott Fitzgerald on
Go to the PBS American Masters website to hear author E.L. Doctorow’s lecture on Fitzgerald, a career timeline, interviews, and photographs.

Web English Teacher: F. Scott Fitzgerald Lesson Plans
Numerous teaching links for The Great Gatsby, including vocabulary lists.

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