Joseph Heller, Catch-22
Lesson plans and teaching resources

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Biography and Background

Joseph Heller
Biography from Wikipedia.

War is Heller
Biographical commentary.

Lesson Plans and Teaching Resources

Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
Vocabulary, discussion questions, and a research project on people "who said no to an oppressive system."

Seeing Catch-22 Twice
Commentary from critic Ron Rosenbaum.

We Were There
Background information, primary documents and transcripts, photographs, discussion questions, writing tasks, and learning activities. Letters from the Civil War, WW II (p. 18-39), and Vietnam. 44 pages; Adobe Reader required.