Premium Content The Bildungsroman Form in The Great Gatsby
By Sagar Shah - March 14, 2007
Maturation and personal evolution of main characters typify the bildungsroman, a distinct novelistic form. The growth of characters Tom Buchanan, George Wilson, Jay Gatsby make F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby and important example of the bildungsroman form.
Tom Buchanan matures from being a carefree, unfaithful husband to one who realizes the…
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