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Jd Salinger Dead

Rare Note From Reclusive Author On Sale

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 11.14.2011 | Books

A handwritten, one-sentence letter by reclusive writer J.D. Salinger is up for sale, the AP reports. The price? Owners of the scribble hope to...

Bret Easton Ellis Breaks Silence On His Public Celebration Of J.D. Salinger's Death

The Evening Herald | Olaf Tyaransen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

WHEN Catcher in the Rye author JD Salinger died last January, many US literary figures were quick to publicly lament his passing. Not Bret Easton Elli...

A Tribute To Swami Salinger

Philip Goldberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Philip Goldberg

I have learned that a surprising number of serious spiritual practitioners found early inspiration and direction from Salinger's post-"Catcher" work. And it still has the power to illuminate.

Andrew Young Is No J.D. Salinger

The Washington Post | Kathleen Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

[H]ow far we have come from the days of admiring a reclusive writer who sought shelter from the corrosive effects of fame to celebrating a typist -- a...

Stephen Colbert On J.D. Salinger: 'I Am Calling Bullsh*t On This Salinger Guy' (VIDEO)

Comedy Central | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Stephen Colbert paid tribute last night to legendary author J.D. Salinger, who passed away last week. He had scholar and critic Henry Allen on the sho...

Catching J.D. Salinger

Pat York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Pat York

In 1966, on the set of one of my photo shoots, a mature man approached me and started up a conversation, asking me about my accent, and my likes and dislikes. He then introduced himself as J.D. Salinger.

JD Salinger

Phil Perrier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Phil Perrier

At 91 J.D. Salinger died, after many years in seclusion. Perfect. What better way for a genius novelist to live his life. Cranky and fiercely private. Just how Holden would want it.

J. D. Salinger Dead: 'Catcher in the Rye' Author Dies At 91

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — So what about the safe? The death this week of J.D. Salinger ends one of literature's most mysterious lives and intensifies one of it...

J.D. Salinger (1919-2010): His Legacy Isn't 'Catcher in the Rye'. It's His Glass Family Stories

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jesse Kornbluth

The Glass kids are at the center of Franny and Zooey, the one Salinger book I can re-read every year. With the exception of a short story, it's the last fiction Salinger has published -- and we're talking 1961 here.

Another Writer Guy Dead. But Where's Octomom?

Steven Weber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steven Weber

The death of JD Salinger will most likely be heralded by the shrinking community which reveres art and culture, knowing that without them, society is a sterile, shallow, casually consuming mass.

Bret Easton Ellis Is Happy About J.D. Salinger's Death (PICTURE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The internet is buzzing with the fans mourning the death of much-beloved author J.D. Salinger. Salinger has been dominating Twitter all day, but autho...

J.D. Salinger Reviews: The New York Review Of Books On The Legendary Author

The New York Review of Books | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

J.D. Salinger's death has struck a chord around the world as those who grew up with the legendary author reflect on the end of an era. What has been s...