The Great Gatsby. Major Themes, Motifs, & Symbols. Theme. STATUS class wealth social standing It is either desired (Gatsby) or carelessly abused (Buchanans) ALL symbols/analyses fall under this notion of jockeying for position plague of American Dream & culture. General Symbols.
Major Themes, Motifs, & Symbols
- VEIL of innocence: Buchanans’ house, Daisy, Daisy/Jordan’s dress when we 1st meet them, eggs…