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Flashcards in Gatsby Context Deck (5)
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1

Ginevra kings father allegedly told FS

"Poor boys shouldn't think of marrying rich girls"

2

Who was Ginevra king and why is daisy thought to be her?

Rich socialite, Fitzgerald first love 1915, melodious voice

3

Describe 1920s America

Antinomian, nihilistic, jazz age, conspicuous consumption

4

How does F Scott foreshadow the deaths and depression

'Grotesque gardens'
'Valley of ashes'

5

2 ao5 critics by who

(Society)

'Social satire' - Giltrow
'Corrupted by greed' - Parkinson