Dynamic Characters In The Great Gatsby

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Most of the time, the characters we all know and love are considered dynamic characters. A dynamic character is one who undergoes an important change through the course of the story. Throughout the story these characters face different circumstances and learn important life lessons in the process. Dynamic characters usually extract a new meaning about life through these experiences. “Of course such a drastic change in one's circumstances (whether good fortune or bad) might motivate a change in one's outlook on life.” (Lyman A. Baker) These characters make it easier for the reader to connect with the literature and better understand it. In the novel The Great Gatsby, Fitzgerald utilizes dynamic characters to show their new outlook on life
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