Gatsby Symbols

1. The valley of ashes represents a modern world, which, like a grotesque hell created by the industry of factories and trains and has polluted America with its waste. The valley symbolizes a world whose inhabitants are so spiritually lost they, like Myrtle, begin to worship money and wealth. The frontier promise has been corrupted … Read more

The history in the great gatsby

The Great Gatsby has a strong sense of popular American History. Ranging from World War I to prohibition and “The Jazz Age” to sass’s social economics, the novel is full of historical references. Jay Gatsby perfectly represents all of the aspects of the sass’s perfectly. He Idealizes wealth and easy living Just Like everyone In … Read more

The history in the great gatsby

The Great Gatsby has a strong sense of popular American History. Ranging from World War I to prohibition and “The Jazz Age” to sass’s social economics, the novel is full of historical references. Jay Gatsby perfectly represents all of the aspects of the sass’s perfectly. He Idealizes wealth and easy living Just Like everyone In … Read more