50th Anniversary of Catcher In the Rye


Chris Kubica
*Editor of the forthcoming booking Letters to Salinger (University of Wisconsin Press)

Will Hochman
*Professor of English, Southern Connecticut State University

Pamela Steinle
*Associate Professor of American Studies, California State University at Fullerton
*Author, In Cold Fear:The Catcher in the Rye Censorhip Controversies and Post War American Character (Ohio University Press, 2000)

Since it was first published, J.D. Salinger's story about Holden Caulfield has been important to generations of high school students. Catcher in the Rye turns 50 this week. It's been praised AND censored— but is it still relevant? Juan Williams talks with literary experts, writers and YOU about Catcher in the Rye.

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