Refine Search

'So We Read On?' an enlightening tribute to 'The Great Gatsby', you've probably read "The Great Gatsby." Most likely it was in a high...Maureen Corrigan has read "The Great Gatsby," too. Upwards of 50 times...himself.The resurrection of "The Great Gatsby" is as extraordinary as the...
My Turn: Intelligent conversations

...that they will be more intelligent when they leave than when they arrive. F. Scott Fitzgerald, the author of "The Great Gatsby," once said, "The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the...
Zombies, bats and foxes

...most-searched costume names: foxes, thanks to Ylvis' video "The Fox", characters from "Despicable Me" and "The Great Gatsby," and, as always, Batman.) THURSDAYHaunted House at the ProspectorFrom 6-9 p.m. tonight, Friday and Saturday...
The resonance of small moments with Dybek

...Fiction" comes late in "Ecstatic Cahoots: Fifty Short Stories." The book takes its title from a line in "The Great Gatsby": "First he nodded politely, and then his face broke into that radiant and understanding smile, as if we'd...
Five Good Reads

...English-language Novels of the 20th Century. It's easily the most readable of any of that list's Top 10, except maybe "The Great Gatsby," and only because that one's so short. "The Witches of Eastwick" by John Updike My wife tells me no one's...
Painting with Music

...sweep of the Midwestern prairie and a jazzy party for the great Gatsby. The theme for the evening is "American Memories...American theme, F. Scott Fitzgerald's book, "The Great Gatsby." Written in 1986 by Boston composer John Harbison...
This Day in History

...nation In 1790, President George Washington signed into law the first United States Patent Act. In 1925, the novel "The Great Gatsby," by F. Scott Fitzgerald, was first published. In 1963, the nuclear-powered submarine USS Thresher sank during...
An illegal substance sold legally

...the meaning of Tom Buchanan's insight, but Fitzgerald knew his contemporaries would understand. In 1925, when "The Great Gatsby" was published, the meaning of "drugstores" was as clear as gin: Those were the places you went to get medically...

...organization, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction."The Great Gatsby" (PG-13) - In 3d and 2d. Synopsis: A Midwestern war veteran finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of...
'Book of Mormon' heads up AP's Top 10 theater

...don't come along often.10. "Gatz": This word-for-word theatrical adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby" may have seemed like it lasted longer than Kim Kardashian's marriage, but it was transformative and rich. The...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback