The Afternoon Show | The Catcher in the Rye 

Based on The Catcher in the Rye  by J.D. Salinger

This week, in honour of the centennial of the birth of J.D. Salinger in 1919, focusing on one of the greatest American novels of all time, The Catcher in the Rye - a classic coming-of-age story: an elegy to teenage alienation.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Analysis
  • Channel: BBC Radio Scotland
  • Duration: 13'14''
  • Broadcast date: 2019

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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