Was Gatsby Great? The Great Gatsby Part 2: Crash Course English Literature #5

Was Gatsby Great? The Great Gatsby Part 2: Crash Course English Literature #5

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature, and this is The Great Gatsby. This novel barely makes it to 200 pages even with rather large print, and yet it’s so magnificently complex and rich that we can’t possibly do it justice in two videos so today we’re gonna focus on a specific question: […]

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Why Did They Make Me Read This in High School? (Feat. Lindsay Ellis) | It’s Lit!

So let’s say you’re a student taking your first western literature class, and all is going well and fine until the professor starts asking you questions about the great dread dinosaurs of literature that maybe you haven’t gotten around to reading. And you don’t want to admit you haven’t read these guys. Maybe you know […]

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