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J. D. Salinger

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Narine Tatevosian

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Transcript of J. D. Salinger

J. D. Salinger
By: Ms. Tatevosian
The Catcher in the Rye
- January 1, 1919 – New York

- One of the most influential American writers of the 20th century

- Flunked out of his school in New York and was shipped of to Military school in Pennsylvania.

- World War II started – after the attack in Pearl Harbor, Salinger was drafted.

- Salinger was hospitalized during the war and suffered a nervous breakdown.

What you should know about J.D. Salinger:
"I’m sick of not having the courage to be an absolute nobody."

Brief Biography
Career
Published 5 books
Catcher in the Rye
Nine Stories
Franny and Zooey
Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction
Three Early Stories
The Catcher in the Rye
Sneak Peak
Everyone is phony!
Characters:
Holden Caulfield


Phoebe Caulfield


Girls...
Excerpt from
The Catcher in the Rye

Title
Robert Burns song “Comin’ Thro’ the Rye.”
A guy is singing the song...
(Around Chapter 16)
Phoeby - corrects him that it is actually a poem.
(Later in the book)
Major Themes
Innocence
Death
Authentic vs. Artificial
Growing up
Realization
Action vs. Thoughts
Chapter 3 of 26
Quiz Time...




Remember NO TALKING!
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