Jay Gatsby, Thomas Sutpen, and Humbert Humbert : failed idealists

Author:
Backstrom, Paul Meyer, Department of English, University of Virginia
Advisor:
Abstract:

This paper discusses the various reasons that each of the three authors fail to maintain their dreams.

Degree:
MA (Master of Arts)
Keywords:
Fitzgerald, F. Scott, (Francis Scott), 1896-1940., Great Gatsby, 1896-1940, Characters, Jay Gatsby, Faulkner, William, 1897-1962., Absalom, Absalom!, 1897-1962, Thomas Sutpen, Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977., Lolita, 1899-1977, Humbert Humbert
Language:
English
Rights:
All rights reserved (no additional license for public reuse)
Issued Date:
1981