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F. Scott Fitzgerald and the art of social fiction

Brian Way

F. Scott Fitzgerald and the art of social fiction

by Brian Way

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Published by E. Arnold in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott -- 1896-1940 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott -- 1896-1940 -- Political and social views,
  • Social problems in literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBrian Way
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 171 p. ;
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14460617M
    ISBN 100715362732

      Author of the widely lauded novel The Great Gatsby, as well as This Side of Paradise, The Beautiful and the Damned, and Tender is the Night, F. Scott Fitzgerald is best known for chronicling the excesses and tribulations of the Jazz of the leading authors of the post-World War I "Lost Generation," Fitzgerald often invokes themes of youth, beauty, and despair in his books and short /5(97). Seven Tips From Ernest Hemingway on How to Write Fiction. Rare Footage of Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald From the s. Winter Dreams: Fitzgerald's Life Remembered in a Fine Film. F. Scott Fitzgerald Reads From Shakespeare's Othello and John Masefield's 'On Growing Old' (c).

    One of the earliest known works by F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Thoughtbook provides a unique glimpse of Fitzgerald as a young boy and his social circle as they played among the grand homes of Summit Avenue, making up games, starting secret societies, competing with rivals, and (at all times) staying up-to-date on who exactly is vying for whose.   The Library of America has released F. Scott Fitzgerald's early novels and stories at a fitting moment what flowers were to Keats, the leisure of the upper classes was to Fitzgerald -- lush, sensuous and real, a symbol of the ideal that was also a fragile thing, as ephemeral as : Library of America.

    F. Scott Fitzgerald (Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald), –, American novelist and short-story writer, b. St. Paul, Minn. He is ranked among the great American writers of the 20th cent. Fitzgerald is widely considered the literary spokesman of the "jazz age" —the decade of the s. F Scott Fitzgerald. F. Scott Fitzgerald was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, in He attended Princeton University, joined the United States Army during World War I, and published his first novel, This Side of Paradise, in That same year he married Zelda Sayre and for the next decade the couple lived in New York, Paris, and on the Riviera.


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Get this from a library. Scott Fitzgerald and the art of social fiction. [Brian Way]. The artist and the milieu --Foundations --the making of a social novelist --Fitzgerald and the s --Fitzgerald the artist --Fitzgerald and the tradition --Henry James, Henry Adams and Edith Wharton --The moral sense, American civilization --'a vast, vulgar, and meretricious beauty" --American civilization --the failure of the aristocratic.

Scott Fitzgerald and the Art of Social Fiction [Way, Brian] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Scott Fitzgerald and the Art of Social FictionCited by: The Great Gatsby is a novel written by American author F. Scott Fitzgerald that follows a cast of characters living in the fictional towns of West Egg and East Egg on prosperous Long Island in the summer of The story primarily concerns the young and mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby and his quixotic passion and obsession with the beautiful former debutante Daisy : Tragedy.

A true classic of twentieth-century literature, this edition has been updated by Fitzgerald scholar James L.W. West III to include the author’s final revisions and features a note on the composition and text, a personal foreword by Fitzgerald’s granddaughter, Eleanor Lanahan—and a new introduction by two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward.

Scott Fitzgerald Best known for The Great Gatsby () and Tender Is the Night ()—two keystones of modernist fiction—Francis Scott Fitzgerald () was the poet laureate of the “Jazz Age,” a term he popularized to convey the post-World War I era’s newfound prosperity, consumerism, and shifting sexual mores.

Scott Fitzgerald, American short-story writer and novelist famous for his depictions of the Jazz Age (the s), his most brilliant novel being The Great Gatsby (). His private life, with his wife, Zelda, in both America and France, became almost as celebrated as his novels. The Great Gatsby is not only Fitzgerald's best book, it's one of the best books of all time.

Each sentence can nearly stand alone as a work of art. The first time I read it, I was heartbroken that I'd never get another chance to read it for the first time.

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Scott Fitzgerald, Arthur Mizener, The Far Side of Paradise. The most comprehensive collection of stories though may be The Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald (), with notes by by writer and critic Malcolm Cowley and including the best stories from each period of Fitzgerald's career.

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Poor F. Scott Fitzgerald. The highs were so high, but the lows, ultimately, proved too much for him to bear. At the peak of their powers in the early-to-mids, the young and vibrant Fitzgerald and Zelda lived an opulent celebrity lifestyle funded by the success of early novels This Side of Paradise () and The Beautiful and the Damned (), as well as the then quite lucrative side gig Author: Book Marks.

Eighty years after they were written, the last complete unpublished stories by The Great Gatsby author F Scott Fitzgerald will be released next spring. The collection, due to be published in. F Scott Fitzgerald was born on Septem There would have been an elaborate party in some part of the world today, probably in Hollywood, to celebrate F Scott Fitzgerald’s th.

This collection of F. Scott Fitzgerald's short stories is an enjoyable and light read. While Fitzgerald is not my favorite early 20th-century fiction writer (my personal favorite from this time period is Steinbeck), he is funny and lighthearted, and a number of stories contained in this collection I would recommend, like "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," "The Camel's Back," and "The Cut /5.

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First Edition. The Apprentice Fiction of F. Scott Fitzgerald, Kuehl, John. To mention F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald is to invoke the s, the Jazz Age, romance, and outrageous early success, with all its attendant perils. The names Scott and Zelda can summon taxis at dusk, conjure gleaming hotel lobbies and smoky speakeasies, flappers, yellow phaetons, white suits, large tips, expatriates, and nostalgia for the Lost Author: Eleanor Lanahan.

Scott Fitzgerald () was an American author during the Lost Generation. He coined the phrase “The Jazz Age,” which he epitomized. He is best known for his novel The Great Gatsby, which has been adapted into films in,and The fiction of F.

Scott Fitzgerald serves as a compelling and incisive chronicle of the Jazz Age and Depression Era. This collection explores the degree to which Fitzgerald was in tune with, and keenly observant of, the social, historical and cultural contexts of the s and s.

F. Scott Fitzgerald's Taps at Reveille is one of the author's strongest collections of short fiction. It brings together several of his best stories from the late s and early s, including 'Crazy Sunday', and 'Babylon Revisited', a story consi.Bettmann via Getty Images F.

Scott Fitzgerald () in an undated photograph. The publishing industry may currently seem awash in celebrity-penned fantasy novels, short fiction by movie stars and problematic screeds by problematic provocateurs with hefty social media followings ― but a newly published short story by F.

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