Similarities Between Of Mice And Man And The Great Gatsby

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Zhe Xie Ms. Zylka English III April 20 2016 Both The Great Gatsby and the Of Mice and Man, are novels that represents authors’ lives, John Steinbeck’s George and Fitzgerald’s Gatsby, two outwardly different characters, are disillusioned with the American Dream, but for opposite reasons. George and Gatsby are both lonely, although the life they lived are completely different from each other, one is rich the other is poor. In the novels, modernism characteristic: sense of disillusionment and loss of faith in the American Dream is demonstrated through two distinct man, whose life are greatly different from each other. At the beginning George believes that he can achieve his American Dream–to have a decent life, and a place of his own. “O.K.

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