American literature

The Great Gatsby essay

On The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby book cover. English: Cover illustration by Francis Cugat (1893–1981). Published by Charles Scribner’s Sons., Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons F. Scott Fitzgerald, whose full name was Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald, was...

John Steinbeck biography

John Steinbeck – A Brief Biography (1902-1968)

John Steinbeck. McFadden Publications, Inc.; no photographer credited, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons John Steinbeck was an American writer who is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most influential writers of 20th-century...

Harper Lee Essay

On Harper Lee and her Classic Novel

Harper Lee. Photo credited to Truman Capote., Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons It is quite difficult to write a novel. It is a bit more difficult to write a decent novel. It is extremely...

William Faulkner Biography

William Faulkner – A Brief Biography (1897-1962)

William Faulkner. Carl Van Vechten, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons William Faulkner was an American writer and Nobel laureate, who is widely regarded as one of the greatest writers in Southern and American literature....