Holden Caulfield (born c.1933) is the fictional teenage protagonist and narrator of
author J. D. ... Caulfield also figures as a character in the short story "I'm Crazy",
published in ...
Holden Caulfield consistently demonstrates a severe lack of control over his
actions ... intended on describing Holden as a troubled, and even insane,
Is Holden crazy? Catcher in the Rye begins with a seventeen-year-old Holden
Caulfield telling his own story of a year earlier, with mentions of his having come
Dec 10, 2011 ... It is so hard to determine how he is crazy, since outwardly he never did anything
much except fail classes and be a pessimist, in my opinion.
Aug 27, 2013 ... Why is Holden Caulfield nearly universally seen as "a symbol of ... to feel a little
sorry for the crazy sonuvabitch," "Real ugly girls have it tough.
Jun 10, 2015 ... THE BOOK'S INITIAL PUBLISHER THOUGHT HOLDEN CAULFIELD WAS
INSANE. Before writing Catcher in the Rye, author J.D. Salinger was ...
Jul 16, 2013 ... The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger was published 62 years ago today. This
classic tale of Holden Caulfield, told from the point of view of ...
Oct 1, 2001 ... They told Salinger that the precocity of the four Caulfield children was ... figure
out whether or not Holden Caulfield was supposed to be crazy.
Jun 20, 2009 ... “Holden Caulfield is supposed to be this paradigmatic teenager we can all ...
saying it wasn't clear whether Holden was supposed to be crazy.
Jul 15, 2011 ... This excerpt is from a longer essay, “The Real Holden Caulfield,” .... of the same
year, Salinger published the story “I'm Crazy” in Collier's.