American Literature: The Catcher in the Rye

The following videos offer information, context, and perspectives on J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye

John Green's Crash Course: Salinger's language in the text

John Green's Crash Course: Salinger's Biography

Video Sparknotes: Summary of the novel

Symbol: the red cap

Symbol: flock of ducks

How to interpret SYMBOLISM in literature

How to interpret METAPHOR in literature

How to interpret THEMES in

literature

How to interpret ALLEGORY in literature