Great Gatsby , Macbeth , LGBT

By : Christina Dal Dosso

Foreshadowing in Macbeth

When Lady Macbeth is sleep walking she has gone insane from the guilt of the murders. "Out , dammed spot! Out, I say!" ( 5.1.31-32) . Lady Macbeth has hallucinations of Duncan's blood on her hands and she tried to rub her hands to get it off. She admits the murder in her sleep to the Doctor and the Gentlewoman . Her sleepwalking foreshadows her suicide , she could not handle the guilt so she took her own life.

Foreshadowing In The Great Gatsby ( Gatsby's love affair with Daisy)

Gatsby thought that obtain his dream with being with Daisy after 5 years of waiting. He does not understand that Daisy's love for him is superficial. When Daisy is at Gatsby's house holding his colorful shirts she only cries because she realizes that he is wealthy , which sparks her materialistic love for him . Gatsby wants to repeat the past "Can't you repeat the past? he cried incredulosy .'Why of course you can !'(Fitzgerald 106 ). This shows that he will stop at nothing to win Daisy back. "When I looked once more for Gatsby he had vanished and I was alone again in this unquiet darkness" ( Fitzgerald 25) , when Gatsby vanishes from the scene he looks at the green light , this foreshadows that Daisy will also vanish from his life.

Foreshadowing Riots at Stonewall Inn

Operation Soap and Stonewall Inn were 2 riots that instigated the first gay parade . February 5th 1981 11pm Operation Soap took place , Operation Soap was a nickname the police gave to the raid of 4 Bathhouses in Toronto ( The Barracks , The Club , Richmond Street Health Emporium , and Roman Sauna Baths ) . 200 officers raided the four bathhouses . Raiders marched on 52 division at Queen's park setting fires and smashing windows , police had to remove their police badges so they wouldn't be identifies and attacked by rioters.Gay bar raids were conducted regularly by police people without ID, Employee's , Management and Men dressed in full drag were arrested

Symbols and Symbolisim

The blood in Macbeth is a Motif , it symbolizes the guilt that is on the consciences of both Macbeth and Lady Macbeth

Symbols and Symbolisim

Gatsby's Mansion is a physical symbol of his love for Daisy , he would throw lavish parties at his grand mansion hoping that one day she would come by. The mansion also represents the glamorous but emptiness lifestyle in the roaring 20's. The colour green is the colour of the light at the end of Daisy's dock , it is a symbol of Gatsby's hopes and dreams to be with Daisy . It is also the colour of money , which represent's Gatsby's desire for money.

Symbols and Symbolisim

The pride flag was designed in 1978 by Gilbert Baker a San Francisco artist , it first appeared in the San Francisco Gay and Lesbian Freedom Day Parade. Each colour of the flag represents a value . Red ( life) , Orange ( Healing ) , Yellow ( Sun ) , Green ( Nature ) , Blue ( Art) , and Violet (Spirit) . This flag is seen throughout the pride parade and some bushiness display the pride flag as well .