Holden Caulfield (born c.1932) is the fictional teenage protagonist and narrator of
author J. D. Salinger's 1951 novel The Catcher in the Rye. Since the book's ...
Apr 9, 2011 ... I'm reading The Catcher in the Rye and I'm going to have to write a paper on
whether Holden Caulfield suffers from insanity or idiosyncrasy ...
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.
J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye follows 17 year-old Holden Caulfield as he
journeys from the prep school he flunked out of to his home in New York City ...
Since Holden (or Salinger, depending on how you want to look at it) isn't entirely
forthcoming, we have to look carefully at these hints about where Holden is now ...
Apr 11, 2005 ... Holden Caulfiend's Insanity in "The Catcher in the Rye" by J. D. Salinger ... The
character of Holden Caulfield is basically a spoiled brat.
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 not
believable, and that the .... Holden Caulfield first shows up in Salinger's work in
1941, in a story entitled “Slight Rebellion off .... It makes Esther insane.
Feb 9, 1981 ... The novel is about a 16-year-old, Holden Caulfield, approaching a mental
breakdown because of his inability to cope with what he perceives ...
To be exposed to Holden Caulfield in this condition is an epiphany that born-
again ... Yet, in Caulfield's insanity, there is a transcendent theme.