Tom Buchanan

Jan 2012 - How do you respond to the view that it is very difficult for readers to feel anything other than contempt for Tom Buchanan? (21 marks)

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  • Tom Buchanan
    • antagonist to Gatsby
    • Bully and a brute
    • arrogant
    • racist
    • adulterer
    • dismissal to Wilson
    • Role as a villain in the tragedy
    • Victim in the world of the 1920s
    • Sadness at Myrtle's death
    • Discovery of Daisy's affair
    • Tom's purposelessness
    • Nick's bias in the  presentation of Tom


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