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Avril teo page 1 power and priveledge the theme of power and privilege is portrayed distinctly in the great gatsby, and different social groups are portrayed in highly distinguishable ways. The great gatsby [f scott fitzgerald] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers the exemplary novel of the jazz age, f scott fitzgeralds' third book, the great gatsby (1925). The great gatsby - the great gatsby literary notes symbols symbols the green light gatsby s hope to recapture the past the valley of ashes corruption caused by greed symbols dr .