Great Gatsby Reading

In the first of a series, contemporary authors read chapters one and two of The Great Gatsby as part of a celebration of the 100th anniversary of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s birth. Fitzgerald was born in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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Great Gatsby Reading

Program ID:
Public Affairs Event
St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
First Aired:
Apr 05, 1997 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 06, 1997 | 4:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 05, 1997 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 05, 1997 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 06, 1997 | 4:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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