Help with Questions to The great gatsby: Discuss Gatsby’s character as Nick perceives him
- Discuss Gatsby’s character as Nick perceives him throughout the novel. What makes Gatsby “great”?
- Explore the character of Nick. How are readers supposed to feel about him? In what ways does he come off as reliable or unreliable?
- What are some of The Great Gatsby’s most important symbols? What does the novel have to say about the role of symbols in life?
- What is Nick like as a narrator? Is he a reliable storyteller, or does his version of events seem suspect? How do his qualities as a character affect his narration?