the great gatsby

How Could F. Scott Fitzgerald’s ‘The Great Gatsby’ NOT Mention the Flu Pandemic of 1918?

How Could F. Scott Fitzgerald’s ‘The Great Gatsby’ NOT Mention the Flu Pandemic of 1918?

F. Scott Fitzgerald and his literary contemporaries ignored the 1918-1919 pandemic. Maybe that wasn’t such a bad thing.

Haruki Murakami’s ‘Killing Commendatore’ Is Yet Another Turn Around the Tired Fantasy Carousel

Haruki Murakami’s ‘Killing Commendatore’ Is Yet Another Turn Around the Tired Fantasy Carousel

Disturbing pedophilia and time-consuming repetition drag down Haruki Murakami's Killing Commendatore.

Paradise Lost: A Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald by David S. Brown

Paradise Lost: A Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald by David S. Brown

In a comprehensive new biography, the life and work of F. Scott Fitzgerald is examined in historical, literary, and sociological perspectives.
TCM Classic Film Festival 2014

TCM Classic Film Festival 2014

Unlike Sundance Channel or IFC, Turner Classic Movies' original manifesto remains as solid as Gibraltar.

The Great Gatsby Re-Incarnated a la Don Draper and Barack Obama

In Defense of the Greatness of the Gatsby

Five Reasons Remaking ‘The Great Gatsby’ in 2013 Was a Great Idea

Bombs Away: Predicting the Summer 2013 Flops

The Resilient Works of Roberto Bolaño’s Raccoon-Resistant, Water Resistant, Immortal

The Great Gatsby (1974)