Vladimir Nabokov

NABOKV-L post 0005244, Fri, 30 Jun 2000 15:39:25 -0700

Re: Fitzgerald in The New Yorker (fwd)
From: Iann88@aol.com

Right on Fitz! I always found it amusing that we teach "modern" literature in
our colleges when any idiot is capable of understanding the literature of
their own period. Imagine teaching Fitzgerald!

Phillip Iannarelli

**Many of us do not have to "imagine" it, actually, we do it. Teaching
Fitzgerald is, in fact, lots of fun: next time I teach MARY, I am
going to do it side by side with THE GREAT GATSBY. GD**