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Bildungsroman: Beasts and Catcher

Linda Pastan, in her poem “To a Daughter Leaving Home” explains the hardships of growing up and the vulnerability and new challenges that you face in the process. 1,198 more words

Teens & Screens: Smartphones, Social Media, and the Fate of Critical Thought

What are the implications of American teenagers’ unbridled media consumption? It’s time we consider the consequences.

At a certain moment last year, an uncomfortable silence took hold in my classroom. 3,123 more words

An Unlikely Union | If The Catcher in the Rye Was a Dance

Through all my schooling I somehow managed to miss reading Salinger’s famous The Catcher in the Rye. It seems impossible – EVERYONE reads it during high school. 780 more words

The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger

Title: The Catcher in the Rye
Author: J. D. Salinger
Pages: 277
Year: 1951
Publisher: Back Bay Books (Little, Brown; Hachette)
Time taken to read: 3 days… 984 more words

Mental Health

The Catcher in the Rye - Review

What did I just read?

Seriously, what did I just read?
I’m an adult. I think I can read between the lines and figure out the underlying message. 466 more words


Archetypes in "The Catcher in the Rye"

What type of hero is Holden?

To me, Holden Caulfield is an unbalanced hero, which is defined as a protagonist who has mental or emotional deficiencies. 767 more words


Motifs in "The Catcher and the Rye"

A motif is a recurring object or idea in a literary work that holds symbolic significance. We study them because they are contributors to the development of themes in literature. 673 more words