The journey of J.D. Salinger from young wiseacre to world-celebrated author and notorious recluse is absorbingly traced in Danny Strong's "Rebel in the Rye." The movie opens in 1939, when budding scribe Jerome “Jerry” Salinger (Nicholas …
After years of remaining unseen by nearly all his fans, three stories by reclusive author J.D. Salinger leaked online Wednesday. The unpublished stories were once only available for academics to read while under guard in libraries at …
Love & Squalor 2015 Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, $28: Portland vintner Matt Berson recently entered his second decade of Love & Squalor, and he named his …
J.D. Salinger is rolling in his grave. You can hear him if you listen carefully. That’s because this eccentric, reclusive writer, hero to so many, is having most of his secrets uncovered in a new documentary and a companion book coming out this …
The Catcher in the Rye is one of the greatest novels of all time. Its power is increased due to the mystique of its author J.D. Salinger, who only published two novels and a collection of short stories. Salinger was a recluse, and his …
J.D. Salinger in 1943. Air Services Command/New York Times. Dear Holden, if you really want to hear about it, I had a lousy day, and I’d rather not go into it, if you want to know the truth. Are you still wearing that hat? Some of us may …
It was not the stylized privacy of such authors as J.D. Salinger or Thomas …
I put the tape in the player, put on my headphones and positioned my foot over the pedal. I learned the news as I typed: J.D. Salinger had died the night before. I hurried to show Phyllis a draft of the announcement. After she gave her …
A biopic of J.D. Salinger fit the bill. But when Strong’s “Rebel in the Rye” premiered at Sundance earlier this year, the …