The Alright Gatsby

The Great Gatsby still presents a decent look into the ’empty’ lives of the ruling class, but Baz Luhrmann’s sanitised past is hamstrung by an inconsistent attempt at modernisation.

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“The 3D makes it look like he’s being Jewish right at me!” – Gatsby and anti-Semitism

Scott Fitzgerald’s novel seems to be dear to a great number of people – to the extent I am almost ashamed to say I have not read it. However, what I have discovered after at last flicking through, is that celebrated as it might be, the book is undeniably anti-Semitic. Continue reading