New Sculpture of Salinger
by Ron Chester ★ Monday, June 22, 2020

The radicals in the US are pulling down statues all over America, but in Lithuania they just put up a new sculpture of J. D. Salinger, featuring its own rye field!

His book, Catcher in the Rye, was very important to me after I read it in high school. It set the standard I adopted and used for many years in evaluating the value of people. "Are they a phony?"