The Great Gastby - empty face could represent that God has...

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Ugg The billboard with T.J. Eckelburg is right over the “Valley of Ashes.” Contained within the billboard are many meanings and symbols which change throughout the book. There is the meaning that he watches over everything that goes on around in the valley. The empty face represents the hollowness of people and their materialistic values. The
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Unformatted text preview: empty face could represent that God has forgotten or abandoned them. Perhaps most impotently, the billboard is a predominate symbol throughout the book of the corrupting influence of power....
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This note was uploaded on 05/03/2010 for the course FRR 3032 taught by Professor Mr.wroshr during the Spring '10 term at Crafton Hills College.

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