The Great Gatsby

Tribeca Film Festival Live

Outfitting The Great Gatsby

Friday, April 17, 2015

Catherine Martin is a costume designer whose work on Moulin Rouge! and The Great Gatsby is on cutting edge of glamorous cinema. She speaks with Vogue editor-at-large Hamish Bowles.


The Leonard Lopate Show

Murder, Mayhem, and the Invention of The Great Gatsby

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

The story of a brutal double murder in New Jersey that may have influenced The Great Gatsby.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Gatsby From Afar

Friday, May 17, 2013

Evan Osnos, China correspondent for The New Yorker, talks about what international readers and movie-goers learn about the U.S. from The Great Gatsby. LISTENERS: Did you read The Great Gatsby before moving here? Does what it says about American culture still hold true? Call 212-433-9692, or leave a comment here. 

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The Takeaway

The Drama and Lasting Influence of 'The Great Gatsby'

Friday, May 10, 2013

In anticipation of Baz Lurhmann’s “The Great Gatsby” opening in theaters this weekend, novelists Chang-Rae Lee, Jeffrey Eugenides and Nell Freudenberger discuss the novel's influence on their writing and the difficulty of transferring Nick Carraway's voice to the big screen.



Adapting 'The Great Gatsby': Film or Opera?

Wednesday, May 08, 2013

The return of "The Great Gatsby" to cinemas comes just as composer John Harbison's opera adaptation getting some fresh attention in concert halls. Coincidence?

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The Leonard Lopate Show

May's Book: F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby

Monday, May 06, 2013

We're broadcasting a discussion recorded in the Jerome L. Greene Performance Space in March. The Leonard Lopate Show Book Club joined the BBC World Book Club for a conversation about The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald, with writer Jay McInerney and literature professor Anne Margaret Daniel. They answer questions from around the world about what makes The Great Gatsby one of the great classics of 20th-century American literature.

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Studio 360

American Icons: The Great Gatsby

Friday, March 29, 2013

Studio 360 explores F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby and finds out how this compact novel became the great American story of our age. Novelist Jonathan Franzen tells Kurt Andersen why he still reads it every year or two, and writer Patricia Hampl explains why its lightness is deceptive ...

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When Books Are Made Into Operas

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

With a new batch of book adaptations for the cinema always in Hollywood development, blogger Olivia Giovetti compares the "no rules" process of film and operatic adaptations.

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Studio 360

American Icons: The Great Gatsby

Thursday, November 25, 2010

Kurt Andersen explores how episodes of false identity, living large, and murder in the suburbs add up to the great American novel.

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