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Modernism: Featured Work


 

The Great Gatsby

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Some “Text to Text” & “Text to World” connections to explore...

 

The F. Scott Fitzgerald Centenary Home Page from the University of South Carolina

Click here to learn more about the famous art work on the original book jacket of The Great Gatsby. 

 

American Masters: F. Scott Fitzgerald

 

The Roaring Twenties

 

Library of Congress: Progressive Era to New Era 1900 - 1929

 

  Brooklyn Museum

Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties

American Experience:

The Jazz Age 

CNN: “Gatsby's Gold Coast:

8 grand estates”

Explore the Newport Mansions

 

 

 Architectural Digest: "The Sets of The Great Gatsby"

Prentice Hall Literature: The American Experience - Selected Textbook Resources

Short Story: "Winter Dreams" -p. 742

 

Audio Book/MP3

F. Scott Fitzgerald at Librivox- follow this link to download MP3 files of Fitzgerald's works.

Sadly, The Great Gatsby isn't available for free. Click here to download the MP3 of The Great Gatsby for a fee. 

 

Ken Burns' Jazz - the PBS companion site to the film Jazz by Ken Burns.

 

Ken Burns' Prohibition the PBS companion site to the film Prohibition by Ken Burns.

 

Watch Roots of PROHIBITION A Nation of Drunkards on PBS. See more from Ken Burns.

 

 

Warner Brothers: The Great Gatsby (2013)

 

 

 

   

 

 

  Warner Brothers:Great Gatsby

Monogram Maker

 

 

 Warner Brothers:Great Gatsby

Avatar Creator

 

 

 

 Baz Luhrnamn’s Gatsby Journal – Explore this interactive, multi-media journal and learn how this film version made it to the cinema!