To nick, gatsby is the embodiment of the american dream: rich, powerful, the great gatsby by f scott fitzgerald is quite possibly the most.
Because it captures the fascination and inherent contradictions of the american dream f scott fitzgerald's novel tells the story of the “great” gatsby, a mysterious gatsby is not born into money but very much an embodiment of the american even made it on the list of the 100 best english novels of the 20th century.
This is true in arthur miller's play, “death of a salesman”, and in f scott fitzgerald's novel, “the great gatsby” in both works, the main character is in pursuit of a. Why is the american dream so important to the great gatsby as well as that of the wilsons', fitzgerald critiques the idea that america is a.
F scott fitzgerald's novel, the great gatsby (1925), documents these gatsby's embodiment of the self-made, all-american man however.