Social Upheaval In The Great Gatsby

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F. Scott Fitzgerald was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, in 1896, and published his first novel, This Side of Paradise, in 1920. Fitzgerald is one of the greatest and most talented American writers of the 20th century, and his novels include The Beautiful and Damned, the Great Gatsby, and Tender is the Night. He died of a heart attack in 1940 at the age of forty-four, leaving his novel The Love of the Last Tycoon unfinished. F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote the great Gatsby in 1925. the novel portrays the roaring twenties social conflict with its life style and social conflict after WWI. This research paper will discuss the consequences of the social upheaval in The Great Gatsby leading to frustration and anger and how Fitzgerald managed to criticize