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This Side of Paradise

I believe that novels are intended to be read for pleasure, for enjoyment, for relaxation, for fun. If you didn't like This Side of Paradise you are entitled to your opinion. I'm not at all sure...

Latest answer posted July 3, 2012, 10:08 pm (UTC)

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This Side of Paradise

This Side of Paradise is F. Scott Fitzgerald's first novel, published in 1920. "The Dominating Intention" is an essay by Barry Gross, originally published in the textbook Novels for Students in...

Latest answer posted April 16, 2012, 7:12 pm (UTC)

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This Side of Paradise

In F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel, the character of Amory Blaine expresses the uneasiness that many young Americans experienced after World War I. Amory tells Ferrnby, “I’m a product of a versatile...

Latest answer posted July 1, 2019, 5:19 pm (UTC)

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This Side of Paradise

There are a number of different aspects of Fitzgerald's style in this novel that are worthy of attention. I think one of the most interesting is the way that Fitzgerald combines a huge number of...

Latest answer posted January 17, 2012, 4:23 pm (UTC)

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This Side of Paradise

When Fitzgerald's novel, his first, was published in 1920, it caused a national sensation. Some of its content that would seem very tame today was quite shocking to readers at the time....

Latest answer posted April 10, 2011, 7:28 am (UTC)

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This Side of Paradise

The thesis of this critical essay is most clearly articulated toward the middle of the essay: Monsignor is chiefly important because of what he represents about Amory and Amory’s relationship...

Latest answer posted April 16, 2012, 2:38 pm (UTC)

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This Side of Paradise

I can't think of any reason in the world why you shouldn't be able to choose any passage for a close reading that you want. Your presentation would be most effective if you focused on the passage...

Latest answer posted February 26, 2012, 8:40 am (UTC)

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