The Department of Computer Networks, within the College of Engineering and Computer Science announcing an upcoming national workshop titled “The Failure of American Dream in “The Great Gatsby” ”. will be presented by( Dr. Monika Sharma) at 1:00 PM, in Lebanese French University, building 3 – Lab (Cisco).
“The Great Gatsby,” a classic novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, serves as a powerful exploration of the American Dream’s shortcomings. Set in the roaring 1920s, the story follows Jay Gatsby, a mysterious millionaire, as he pursues wealth and love in the quest for the American Dream. However, beneath the glitz and glamour, the novel reveals a darker truth -the hollowness and moral decay that can accompany the relentless pursuit of success. Through its characters and narrative, “The Great Gatsby” provides a critical lens on the failure of the American Dream during a time of societal excess and illusion, showcasing the emptiness that can lurk behind the promise of prosperity and happiness.