The Great Gatsby and re-reading
In this edition of Book Talk we focus on a classic, which many people would call the classic: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Paul Gallagher is joined by two avowed Gatsby fans - The Skinny Magazine’s Books Editor Keir Hind and Scottish Book Trust’s Head of Programme Sophie Moxon.
Later in the podcast the discussion opens out to asking what makes a book particularly re-readable, which books we like to go back to and read again, and why.
02:41-19:30 The Great Gatsby review discussion
19:35-23:35 Thoughts on Gatsby film adaptations; Gatsby computer game!
23:40-30:50 Discussion on re-reading and what makes us return to particular books
30:52-32:00 Conclusion; next month's books