The Great Gatsby
posted by Al .
How does the American dream play a part in the tragedy of Jay Gatsby?
Please post your answer and we'll be glad to critique it.
does the tradegy occur when gatsby fails to gain all the wealth and power he wants and fails to get daisy and ends up dying
Since he isn't "born" to the upper class, no matter how hard he works nor how much wealth he attains, he can't win.