Knowledge Identifier: +J._D._Salinger
Born in 1919.
Countries: United States (33%), New York (22%), Iran (6%)
Linked to: The New York Times, Columbia University, Dartmouth College, McBurney School
Burney School, a private school in Manhattan.
He started his freshman year at New York University in 1936, and considered studying special education, but dropped out the following spring.
In 1939, Salinger attended a Columbia University evening writing class taught by Whit Burnett, longtime editor of Story magazine.
In the 1940s, Salinger confided to several people that he was working on a novel featuring Holden Caulfield, the teenage protagonist of his short story "Slight Rebellion off Madison," and The Catcher in the Rye was published on July 16, 1951 by Little, Brown and Company .
Holden Caulfield - Although it has been conjectured that J. D. Salinger got the name for Holden Caulfield in "The Catcher in the Rye" when he saw a marquee for "Dear Ruth" , starring William Holden and Joan Caulfield, Salinger's first Holden Caulfield story, "I'm Crazy," appeared in "Collier's" on December 22, 1945, a year and a half before this movie was released
Holden Caulfield - "'Holden Caulfield"' is a fictional character in author J. D. Salinger's 1951 novel "The Catcher in the Rye"
The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
National Book Award finalist Richard Yates told The New York Times in 1977 that reading Salinger's stories for the first time was a landmark experience, and that "nothing quite like it has happened to me since.
In 1995, Iranian director Dariush Mehrjui released the film Pari, an unauthorized and loose adaptation of Salinger's Franny and Zooey.
In 1999, 25 years after the end of their relationship, Joyce Maynard put up for auction a series of letters Salinger had written to her.
Salinger died of natural causes at his home in New Hampshire on January 27, 2010.
The case was settled in 2011 when Colting agreed not to publish or otherwise distribute the book, e-book, or any other editions of "60 Years Later" in the U.S. or Canada until "The Catcher in the Rye" enters the public domain, while refraining from using the title "Coming through the Rye", dedicating the book to Salinger or referring to the title "The Catcher in the Rye", while Colting remains free to sell the book in other international territories without fear of interference
Scott Crary - On October 1, 2013, Crary previewed selections from a forthcoming conceptual photo book he is working on with photographer and model Ira Chernova, which depicts the former New York City residences of celebrated creative personalities, such as Jean-Michel Basquiat, William S. Burroughs, Diane Arbus, Bob Dylan, J.D._Salinger (J._D._Salinger), Mark Rothko, Nico, and others
Scott Crary - On April 16, 2015, Crary previewed selections from a forthcoming conceptual photo book he is working on with photographer and model Ira Chernova, which depicts the former New York City residences of celebrated creative personalities, such as Jean-Michel Basquiat, William S. Burroughs, Diane Arbus, Bob Dylan, J.D._Salinger (J._D._Salinger), Mark Rothko, Nico, and others