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by Joseph Heller

Current Events & Pop Culture

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Sample of Current Events & Pop Culture

Take 2! on Catch-22

Bureaucratic nonsense hasn’t seen the last of Joseph Heller. Check out the darker side of Catch-22, if you can handle it. In Closing Time, Heller explores the pre- and post-WWII lives of some of Catch-22’s main characters. He pays careful attention to what was up between Yossarian and Sammy Singer.