Does Catcher in the Rye still resonate with teens?
A college English professor argues that the J.D. Salinger classic is getting a bit dusty, and would like to see high school students exposed to more contemporary fiction. Midmorning examines which books should be considered the new "classics" for teen readers.
- Anne Trubek: Associate professor of English at Oberlin College.
- Anita Silvey: Author of "500 Great Books for Teens."
- Kathleen Hanley: teaches English at the Academy of Holy Angels in Richfield.
- Anne Trubek on Why We Shouldn't Still Be Learning 'Catcher in the Rye'
- About Anne Trubek
- About Anita Silvey