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Yesterday | The Macon Telegraph

Students relive the Roaring '20s

After studying F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby," students at Veterans High School recreate parts of the novel through decoration and presentations.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Uncovering the real world behind 'The Great Gatsby'

'We know that hankering for luxury and the good life is empty and toxic,' says Sarah Churchwell, author of 'Careless People,' 'and yet it doesn't stop us from wanting it.'

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

13WMAZ.com

Veterans High Celebrates "Gatsby Day"

Students at Veterans High School put on their headbands and newsboy caps and took a trip to the past for 'Gatsby Day.'

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Alabama Live

Southern Literary Trail transports visitors to the worlds of Atticus Finch, Daisy...

Most people know about the connections between Alabama and "To Kill a Mockingbird," but did you know that "The Great Gatsby" author F. Scott Fitzgerald lived in Montgomery or that "Invisible Man" author Ralph Ellison was a student at Tuskegee University? Alabama, in fact, is filled with literary connections that can be enjoyed by book lovers and ... (more)

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Examiner.com

Fitzgerald's 'The Great Gatsby' morphs into stage version with conviction

Sometimes considered by many to be The Great American Novel, The Great Gatsby , by F. Scott Fitzgerald, comes to Theatre Lawrence stage, adapted from the novel by Simon Levy to open April 11, in Lawrence, KS for a limited engagement, as announced by the Theatre directors.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

The Arvada Center to Stage Regional Premiere of the Great Gatsby, 4/25-5/25

The regional premiere of The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald and adapted for the stage by Simon Levy , will open at the Arvada Center on April 29, 2014.

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Minyanville

New Stock Coverage: Polycom, Cisco, and Zillow

Call it The Great Gatsby curse. Yesterday marked the 89th anniversary of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel.

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Suwanee Democrat

SHS prom goes 'Gatsby'

The Suwannee High School Junior-Senior Prom will be held in the SHS gymnasium on Saturday from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. The theme is "The Great Gatsby" based on F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1925 novel that explores themes of decadence and excess in 1922 during America's jazz age.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

WDWB-TV Southfield

Today in History: April 10

Included: Peace talks conclude in Northern Ireland with Good Friday agreement; the Titanic sets sail; F. Scott Fitzgerald's 'The Great Gatsby' published; Comedian Sam Kinison killed.

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Hollywood Reporter

Bollywood Film Imitates 'The Great Gatsby'

Opulent costumes, riotous party scenes and Indian actor Himesh Reshammiya doing his best Leonardo DiCaprio -- the similarities between the Indian film and Baz Luhrmann's vision of the jazz age are indeed conspicuous.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

New York Daily News

Life in a Blender at Rockwood Music Hall

At least until daddy takes the T-Bird away: Life in a Blender leader Don Rauf will bring his band to Rockwood Music Hall on Sunday.

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New York Daily News

Life in a Blender at Rockwell Music Hall

As a songwriter, Don Rauf is a manic combination of Alice Cooper and F. Scott Fitzgerald.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

East Wilkes celebrates prom 'Great Gatsby' style

East Wilkes celebrated its high school prom over the weekend at the nearby Stone Center to a theme based on the 1925 novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, "The Great Gatsby."

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English Dong-A

An elderly stalker

An elderly stalker . APRIL 09, 2014 00:42. . In F. Scott Fitzgerald's 'The Great Gatsby,' Gatsby cannot give up his first love Daisy.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

Alabama Live

The 1920s roar at Baldwin County High School's glitzy, glamorous prom

ORANGE BEACH, Alabama -- On Saturday, the 1920s roared at Baldwin County High School's opulent, over-the-top prom , themed "Glitz.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Search Engine Watch

Passable SEO Content is so Passe: Create Something Powerful & Engaging

F. Scott Fitzgerald said, "You write not because you want to say something, but because you have something to say."

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

EDGE

Rich Girl

"Let me tell you about the very rich," author F. Scott Fitzgerald once wrote. "They are different from you and me."

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

Alabama Live

'The Roaring Twenties' return at the UMS-Wright prom; vote for the best dress

MOBILE, Alabama -- The spirit of F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby" filled The Temple Downtown on Friday night at UMS-Wright Preparatory School's prom , themed "The Roaring Twenties."

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Poynter Online

Why these are the 'Ten Best Sentences'

The editors of American Scholar have chosen "Ten Best Sentences" from literature, and readers have suggested many more.

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Examiner.com

Jazz Age exemplifies rich and famous lifestyle in 'The Great Gatsby'

A stage version of the F. Scott Fitzgerald novel, "The Great Gatsby" opens April 11 at Theatre Lawrence, in Lawrence, KS.

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