"Catcher in the Rye" Analytical Essay by Master Researcher

"Catcher in the Rye"
Explores the significance of the "game" passage in J.D. Salinger's "Catcher in the Rye".
# 37541 | 650 words | 2 sources | 2002 | US
Published on Nov 10, 2003 in Literature (American) , English (Analysis)

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This paper comments on the significance of a specific passage in J.D. Salinger's novel, "The Catcher in the Rye". The passage begins, "Game, my ass. Some game. If you get on the side where all the hot-shots are, then it's a game...". The paper points out the relation of this sentiment to Holden's disillusionment with society and his enchantment with naivete and authenticity.

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