In this book he reveals himself as a painter who votes against the capitalistic tendencies in the society, separating himself and his ideals from esthetic and moral standards of the people who surrounded him back home.Despite showing the power and depths of Fitzgerald’s talent, this creation didn’t have much commercial success in the United States.East Egg was a little bit more fashionable, and that’s exactly where his cousin Daisy lived.
In Tender Is The Night, the reader will see more of psychological observations on human nature.
The Last Tycoon was his attempt to analyze the American power-class and their reality, and it could have overshadowed The Great Gatsby but was never finished to acquire its polished form.
The book was written early enough in the times when the author still hadn’t allowed the bitterness and coldness of life get through to his writing.
It screams triumph, festivity, and celebration in every sentence and every character.
In what sense is The Great Gatsby an autobiographical novel? What does the novel have to say about the condition of the American dream in the 1920s?
Does Fitzgerald write more of himself into the character of Nick or the character of Gatsby, or are the author’s qualities found in both characters? In what ways do the themes of dreams, wealth, and time relate to each other in the novel’s exploration of the idea of America?
A famous American novelist, Charles Norris, warned the writer that the magazines would strip him to the buff, then throw away and forget his name the next day.
Some critics still agree that this is exactly what happened to the great author.
The illness of his wife only worsened his mental condition.
Fitzgerald died of a heart attack before his wife died and was even denied a burial at his family’s Catholic cemetery plot.