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The Catcher in the Rye

The Catcher in the Rye

  

by J. D. Salinger

Current Events & Pop Culture

Available to teachers only as part of the Teaching The Catcher in the Rye Teacher Pass


Teaching The Catcher in the Rye Teacher Pass includes:

  • Assignments & Activities
  • Reading Quizzes
  • Current Events & Pop Culture articles
  • Discussion & Essay Questions
  • Challenges & Opportunities
  • Related Readings in Literature & History

Sample of Current Events & Pop Culture


Gossip Girl Producer and Tobias Wolff Consider Catcher

In this wonderful interview from NPR's "In Character" series, This Boy’s Life author, Tobias Wolff, and Gossip Girl producer, Stephanie Savage, discuss Salinger’s beloved character, Holden Caulfield.