So let me explain this theory for those of you who haven’t heard it before already.
The Great Gatsby is a story of a man that makes his fortune bootlegging and throws countless magnificent parties all in hopes of attracting the attention of his old flame Daisy.
But it’s really…
Fascinating. Also fascinating, people who refuse to even acknowledge that the idea has textual support because no…which completely contradicts anything I’ve ever learned in English Classes, which is almost always about “but what does it mean when the author used this word? And why does the author used this word?”
Racism is not just slurs, prejudice, and discrimination, it is a way of seeing the world.
Can we have an Asian Batman? Oh, that’s not the authors intent when he created Batman? Was George Clooney the authors intent when he created Batman? How many times has Batman’s story been rewritten?