Although West Egg is the more moral, it is still a place of superficiality and materialism. Author: F. The first thing that stands out while reading The Great Gatsby from an biographical lense are the parallels between F.
Kibin does not guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, or completeness of the essays in the library; essay content should not be construed as advice. The symbolism of West Egg and East Egg, two fictional communities located on Long Island, are used to emphasize the strain on romantic relationships between people of varying class structures within the wealthy class Enabling one to see how the few real things and feelings of the world have been reflected in the Great Gatsby.
Their wealth is epitomized on material possessions. In spite of the fact that it was condemned by the aristocratic individuals, many were fond of this way of life. With vivid settings Fitzgerald creates for the audience, the audience is able to connect with the settings at a more personal level and receive more insight about the characters to establish a full understanding of them.