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.
Holden Caulfield, the 17-year-old narrator and protagonist of the novel, speaks to
the reader directly from a mental hospital or sanitarium in southern Californ.
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 ... ... in the Rye,” and on the persistent power of Holden Caulfield, fifty years after ...
out whether or not Holden Caulfield 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.
Sep 12, 2013 ... The idea is that Holden Caulfield is a pure uncritical expression of ... like Holden
into the mean streets after an editor called Holden “crazy.”.
Mar 28, 2016 ... Holden is not ill. He has poignant sense of justice, right and wrong, good and bad
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