b'34 CRITICAL INSIGHTS: WORKS LiteratureBEST SELLER! The Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. SalingerThe essays in this volume offer an examination of the iconic novels impact over time, and include discussions of the reach of Salingers influence, Catchers tumultuous history, and the culture and politics of the postwar era.LITERATURESeptember 2011 | Print ISBN: 978-1-58765-837-2 | Library Price: $105The Color Purple, by Alice WalkerThe Color Purple is one of the most celebrated and influential novels of recent American and African American literature. The subject of a major film, this book explores important issues of race and gender at a time when these topics were less widely studied than they are today. This volume examines Walkers work from many different vantage points, including biographical, historical, sociological, cultural, and aesthetic points of view.CRITICAL INSIGHTS: WORKSMarch 2022 | Print ISBN: 978-1-63700-069-4 | Library Price: $105CRITICALCrime and Punishment, NEW! Spring 2024 INSIGHTS Crime andby Fyodor DostoevskyPunishment By Fyodor Dostoevsky Crime and Punishment is one of the most powerful and influential novels ever written. Dostoevskys account of the brutal murder of a simple old woman by a disillusioned young intellectual is at once a gripping intellectual mystery and a compelling detective story as well as an exceptionally probing and thought-provoking work full of philosophical, political, and theological dimensions. This volume explores the numerous ways the novel has been interpreted, adapted, and valued in the more than a century- and-a-half since it first appeared in print. NEW!February 2024 | Print ISBN: 978-1-63700-730-3 | Library Price: $105The Crucible, by Arthur Miller This collection of critical essays is marvelous and, surprisingly, quite the page-turner. Each analysis reminds the reader why The Crucible is a classic of the theater and a play that will be studied and performed for generations to come.The Arthur Miller JournalBEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! This volume offers diverse perspectives on one of Arthur Millers most popular, most controversial, and most frequently staged plays. The volume situates the play within many different contextshistorical, critical, literary, biographical, social, cultural, and others.March 2018 | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-684-9 | Library Price: $105Death of a Salesman, by Arthur MillerIncludes an examination of Death of a Salesman in the context of literary naturalism and monetary theory, as well as an in-depth analysis of Willys comparison of Biff to Hercules. Other essays look at the differences between dream and reality while also considering the competing dreams of the Loman family.October 2009 | Print ISBN: 978-1-58765-610-1 | Library Price: $105The Diary of a Young Girl, by Anne FrankI highly recommend this resource for all libraries.ARBAThis volume highlights the continued relevance and poignancy of The Diary of a Young Girl. The Diary is contextualized with contemporary and WWII diaries, blogging, notions of childhood, adolescence, and gender. It explores the Diarys diverse and dynamic representations in comics, theater, TV, YouTube, and in the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam.March 2017 | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-262-9 | Library Price: $105Dracula, by Bram StokerOverview essays examine the literary history of the vampire and the critical reception of Stokers mostfamous work. Other essays offer a psychological examination of sacred rituals within the novel, and BEST SELLER! combine Marxist, feminist, and postcolonialist readings into a discussion of race, capitalism, and aesthetics.October 2009 | Print ISBN: 978-1-58765-612-5 | Library Price: $105Fahrenheit 451, by Ray BradburyThis volume fully examines the historical and cultural context of Fahrenheit 451. Other chapters explore Bradburys creation and reworking of the story and issues, such as memory, love, morality, domesticity, intellectual property, censorship, and the appeal of Fahrenheit 451 in other media.December 2013 | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-224-0 | Library Price: $105 FREE eBooks are also available - visit www.salempress.com for more information All Critical Insights titles come with free online access Online AccessFREEGET ONLINE ACCESS(800) 221-1592 WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! www.salempress.com2023-467 Salem 2024 Catalog R8.indd 34 2023-12-19 1:59 PM'