Elizabeth Frank


“The Catcher in the Rye” as a Revolt Against the 1950’s

Touching a nerve in readers and critics alike, The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger’s first novel, was “a very revolutionary book for the America of the early 1950’s,” according to Elizabeth Frank, a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and professor of Modern Languages and Literature at Bard College. Watch Film Outtake of Salinger The Catcher in […]