Series Scholars Include:

  • Professor James West, Penn State University
  • Professor Maureen Corrigan, Georgetown University 
  • Professor Martina Mastandrea, Hemingway Museum, Bassano del Grappa, Italy
  • Professor Kirk Curnutt, Troy University
  • Professor Walter Raubicheck, Pace University
  •  Professor Ross Tangedal, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  •  Professor Linda Patterson Miller, Penn State Abington
  •  Professor Erin Templeton, Converse College
  • Professor Alaina Doten, Executive Director, Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Museum, Montgomery
  •  Professor Anne Margaret Daniel, Bard College
  •  Professor Bryant Mangum, Virginia Commonwealth University
  •  Professor Jennifer Nolan, North Carolina State University
  •  Professor Kendall Taylor
  •  Blake Hazard, great-granddaughter of Scott and Zelda
  •  Meryl Cates, author, dancer
  •  Michael Cotey, playwright and director
  •  Denile Ault, Alaska bookclub



In 2020 Against the Grain Productions produced six installments of The Fitzgerald Pandemic Webinar Series, attended by several thousand Fitzgerald lovers, the series featured 17 world-renowned scholars, raising nearly $8,000 for Feeding America in the name of Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald.

Hosted by the director of Gatsby in Connecticut’s director, Robert Steven Williams. Moderated by Professor Kirk Curnutt, president of the F. Scott Fitzgerald Society. These video replays are available for educational purposes free of charge. Many high schools and universities are already using them as a complement to their current on-line teaching environment.



This Side of the Paradise

The Beautiful and Damned 

Reimagining Gatsby

Tender is the Night

Zelda Fitzgerald: Dancer, Painter, Writer.

The Short Stories, Volume 1