Episode 131 - The Great Gatsby


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F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby has long been a part of high school English curricula, but why? How great can he be, really? What's all this about the American dream? Does this book hit different at age 30 than it did at age 17? Let's find out!

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