Category Archives: J D Salinger

Two Mid-20th Century Manhatten Novellas: Truman Capote’s ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ (1958) and J. D. Salinger’s ‘Franny and Zooey’ (1961)

Edith Wharton aside, my New York reading really has been incredibly bleak so far (as a counterpoint to my holiday – I’m having a wonderful time).  This week, therefore, I’ve decided to go for intellectual middle-class angst over poverty-ridden misery. … Continue reading

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