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The Man Behind the Parties

The Man Behind the Parties

Author: Tamara George

Students will be able to clearly identify archetypes and character traits of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby.

Beginning with the ever-reliable narrator, Nick Carraway, to the enigmatical main character, Jay Gatsby, students will be able to clearly identify the key characters by their character traits and archetypes. Knowing each character of the story will enable students to analyze Fitzgerald's satire of the Jazz Age society's foibles in future lessons.

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Gatsby Character Worksheet

Use the attached worksheet to help you track the character's of The Great Gatsby as you read.