Bloom's How to Write about F. Scott Fitzgerald (Bloom's How by Kim E Becnel

By Kim E Becnel

Recognized for his paintings the nice Gatsby, a searing feedback of yank society throughout the Nineteen Twenties, F Scott Fitzgerald claimed the excellence of constructing what many readers and students deliberate to be the good American novel. This quantity is designed to aid scholars improve their analytical writing talents and demanding comprehension of this author.

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You need to document direct quotations, summaries or paraphrases of others’ ideas, and factual information that is not common knowledge. Follow the guidelines above for quoting primary sources when you use direct quotations from secondary sources. Keep in mind that MLA style also includes specific guidelines for citing electronic sources. edu/owl/resource/557/09/. Parenthetical Citations: As with the documentation of primary sources, described above, MLA guidelines require in-text parenthetical references to your secondary How to Write a Good Essay 35 sources.

However, no matter how much background reading you do, you can never really know Fitzgerald’s innermost feelings or thoughts, so it is wise to keep your argument based on the literary text. You would probably not assert, for instance, that Fitzgerald believed relationships between northerners and southerners were doomed to failure, but you might, instead, argue that in the short story “The Ice Palace,” Fitzgerald suggests that long after the Civil War, the North and South still hold so much enmity toward one another that it is difficult for individuals to bridge this gap.

The more you know about the context in which Fitzgerald wrote, the more astute your comments and evaluations of his writing will be. And while merely matching certain characters and happenings in Fitzgerald’s works to the historical counterparts in his life does little to further your understanding of the texts, discovering some of the broader patterns and themes in Fitzgerald’s life and in American history and society during his life can aid you in discovering similar themes and patterns in the fiction.

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