This Holden, JD, and the Red Cap- The Catcher in the Rye Part 2 video also includes:
In Part 2 of a course on The Catcher in the Rye, the narrator examines J.D. Salinger's life and considers how the author's experiences during World War II may have influenced his portrayal of Holden Caulfield. How Salinger creates empathy in the reader for Holden's struggles is also examined.
- Packed with information and text-supported analysis
- Consider showing the video after readers complete the novel and have had a chance to discuss the book
- Preview to determine whether it is appropriate for your classroom