Holden Caulfield (born c.1933) is the fictional teenage protagonist and narrator of
author J. D. Salinger's 1951 novel The Catcher in the Rye. Since the book's ...
Since the publication of "The Catcher in the Rye" by J.D. Salinger in 1951,
Holden Caulfield has become an icon of angst, anguish, and depression: and he
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 ...
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
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 ...
Jun 10, 2015 ... THE BOOK'S INITIAL PUBLISHER THOUGHT HOLDEN CAULFIELD WAS
INSANE. Before writing Catcher in the Rye, author J.D. Salinger was ...
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.
Yet, in Caulfield's insanity, there is a transcendent theme. By being the pissed off,
nasty, cynical insane bastard; Holden Caulfield suggests that it is ok to be a ...
To be exposed to Holden Caulfield in this condition is an epiphany that born-
again ... By being the pissed off, nasty, cynical insane bastard; Holden Caulfield ...
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 ...