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Voice and Film Clips

Audio and video of F. Scott Fitzgerald are rare. Below you will find examples of both, including video of Fitzgerald working at a desk and audio recordings of him reciting from great works of poetry.

Fitzgerald's voice

Take a listen to these three clips of Fitzgerald reciting poetry in California, c. 1940.

John Keat's "Ode to a Nightingale" audio (mp3)
John Masefield's “On Growing Old” audio (mp3)
William Shakespeare's Othello’s speech to the Venetian senators audio (mp3)