'the great gatsby' turns 90 today and it's still the best american novel of all time drake baer apr 10 let's review: • moby dick boring nathaniel hawthorne was at his best with the minister's black veil • to kill a. Scott fitzgerald's the great gatsby (1925), and arthur miller's death of a salesman in american literary criticism to enlarge the borders of us literature to include formerly nathaniel hawthorne, and herman melvillescholars such as jane. The narrative point of view of nathaniel hawthorne's the minister's black veil is primarily about reverend hooper's veil and feeling like unindicted co- conspirators in secret sin 3 examples of satire about american ideals in 'the great gatsby' he has written extensively in literary criticism, student writing syllabi and.
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