Inter Press Service
The Rich Complain That we do not Love Them
Roberto Savio, founder and president emeritus of the Inter Press Service news agency and publisher of Other News, writes on rich new ways.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Minot Daily News
Colleges call for "trigger warnings" for college students
Last month, The New Republic reported, the student government at the University of California in Santa Barbara passed a resolution "urging officials to institute mandatory trigger warnings on class syllabi."
Civic Center to screen a Great Gatsby...
Last year author F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1929 classic American novel "The Great Gatsby" was given the Hollywood treatment by director Baz Luhrmann, however it was far from the first adaptation of the beloved story, and come Friday organizers of Lumberton's upcoming arts festival The Great Getaway are hoping to shed some light on Gatsby's hidden past.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Guests step back in time for 15th annual Clay Ball
Everyone got all dolled up in 1920s style for the Salem Art Association's 15th annual Clay Ball on Feb. 22 at the Salem Convention Center.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Work by Barbara Kingsolver '77 Among '100 Books to Read in a Lifetime'
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver, a 1977 graduate of DePauw University, is among Amazon.com 's "100 Books to Read in a Lifetime."
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Town Hall to get The Great Gatsby look
The Town Hall in Dundalk is about to become as colourful as Jay Gatsby's mansion on Long Island, that colossal imitation of some hotel de ville in Normandy, created by F Scott Fitzgerald in his 1925 novel.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Weekly Standard
A Moveable Thirst
Ernest Hemingway drank far more than most people, and probably more than was good for him.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
One-woman play spotlights Zelda Fitzgerald in Leominster
It is often said that the higher one rises, the further one has to fall in the end.
Jazz Age Anxiety
Lavish parties, love, murder, truth and ennui: F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1925 tale of the amoral moneyed class continues to raise questions in a new century.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Erie Times News
'Great Gatsby' opens Friday at Erie Playhouse
Kate Neubert-Lechner directs the stage adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby," the Jazz Age tale of mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby and the loves, extravagances and betrayals swirling around him on Long Island in 1922.
Translating the Tech Moment Into Fiction
Fiction has always documented social change. And no matter how talented the author, no one can document the times as well as those living in them.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
What does the Fox smell?
We believe it was F. Scott Fitzgerald who once said, "There are no second acts in North American porn theatres."
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Echoes of NJ murder case reverberate in 'Great Gatsby' : Book review
Carey Mulligan and Leonardo DiCaprio star in "The Great Gatsby." Sarah Churchwell contends F. Scott Fitzgerald discerned in the high-profile Hall-Mills murder case the themes of class warfare, forbidden passion and murderous jealously that would inspire the novel's bloody, tragic conclusion.
Spring Equinox One Act Play Festival | Maple Valley Creative Arts Council
Two new works, Redeem Me in a River's Dream by Margaret Landry and Through the Memory Darkly by Ed Corrigan along with Zelda, the award winning play by William Luce based on the writings of Mrs. F. Scott Fitzgerald featuring Denise Paulette, will be performed over the four day festival.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Museum aims for younger crowd with A Night at Gatsby's party
F. Scott Fitzgerald's character of Jay Gatsby was known in the universe of "The Great Gatsby" for throwing extravagant parties.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Jazz Age comes to the stage at OCT with The Great Gatsby, Feb 28-Mar 22
Learn about F. Scott Fitzgerald's early life, his relationship with Zelda Fitzgerald, his writing "The Great Gatsby," his alcoholism, and his death.
The Louisville Cardinal
Best books to read in college: "The Beautiful and Damned" by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Often overshadowed by "The Great Gatsby," F. Scott Fitzgerald's earlier novel, "The Beautiful and Damned," is, in my opinion, his best work.
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Turns 21 and Celebrates with a Season ...
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company announces its 2014-2015 Season 21 schedule. CSC's Season 21 is generously sponsored by The Otto M. Budig Family Foundation and all productions will feature Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's Resident Company of Actors.
25 Movies to See Before the Oscars: 23. The Great Gatsby
Nick Carraway, a Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Georgia Ensemble Theatre Stages the Great Gatsby, Now thru 3/16
Georgia Ensemble Theatre , North Fulton's only professional theatre company, is ready to wow Atlanta area audiences with the much anticipated stage spectacle: The Great Gatsby.