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The novels of Kurt Vonnegut

imagining being an American

by Donald E. Morse

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vonnegut, Kurt -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Science fiction, American -- History and criticism.,
  • National characteristics, American, in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-196) and index.

    StatementDonald E. Morse.
    SeriesContributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy,, no. 103
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3572.O5 Z786 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 203 p. :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3579022M
    ISBN 100313319146
    LC Control Number2002192775

    Reading group Reading group: Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut is our book for March. Published: 5 Mar The best novels The best novels in English: readers' alternative list. Kurt Vonnegut’s 8 Tips on How to Write a Good Short Story. Kurt Vonnegut Maps Out the Universal Shapes of Our Favorite Stories. Hear Kurt Vonnegut Read Slaughterhouse-Five, Cat’s Cradle & Other Novels. Ayun Raspberry Halliday celebrates the new edition of her book, No Touch Monkey and Other Travel Lessons Learned Too Late. Follow her.   Kurt Vonnegut, Breakfast Of Champions (Vintage Classics) Breakfast of Champions is a strange, tangential novel, packed full of ideas, satire, filth, violence, humour and funny little drawings of. Buy Kurt Vonnegut: Novels & Stories (Loa #): Cat's Cradle / Rosewater / Slaughterhouse-Five / Breakfast of Champions (Library of America) by Vonnegut, Kurt (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(8).

    Re-Reading Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. after Many Years After participating in a thread here about Slaughterhouse Five a few weeks ago, I've been re-reading my Vonnegut. At one point or another, I've read just about every word he ever put to paper, but most of that was years and years ago (nearly twenty years ago, actually). Hardcover. Condition: Very Fine. First Edition. This pristine, NEW book was signed by Mark Vonnegut. The first and only collection of unpublished works by Kurt Vonnegut since his death, a fitting tribute to the author, and an essential contribution to the discussion of .   Less is made of his writing career than in his other appearances in Vonnegut’s novels. There is an interesting literary device which again elevates this book above the ordinary. Vonnegut puts an * before any character’s name if they are about to die. So it goes. 14/ Bluebeard (). Kurt Vonnegut was an American author best known for the novels Cat's Cradle, Slaughterhouse-Five and Breakfast of Champions. Synopsis Kurt Vonnegut was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, on November Born:

      Vonnegut belongs to what Emerson called the party of hope but hope clearly restricted to this world. This book is the first scholarly study to discuss all of Vonnegut's novels against the background of his other writing, events of the 20th century, and the vast array of Vonnegut scholarship. The Vonnegut Review is a literary project founded for the purpose of reviewing the novels of Kurt Vonnegut. The project was conceived by two friends and writers with a passion for literature, criticism, and Kurt Vonnegut. Our mission is to open and sustain a critical conversation surrounding Vonnegut through reading and reviewing all fourteen of his novels during the Summer of About Between Time and Timbuktu. An experimental television play composed of excerpts from his novels and stories, Between Time and Timbuktu features Kurt Vonnegut’s special blend of scientific expertise, wit, and penetrating comment. “Most unusual, ultra imaginative a sort of cross between A Space Odyssey and Alice in Wonderland.”—. E-BOOK EXCERPT. A special fiftieth anniversary edition of Kurt Vonnegut’s masterpiece, “a desperate, painfully honest attempt to confront the monstrous crimes of the twentieth century” (Time), featuring a new introduction by Kevin Powers, author of the National Book Award finalist The Yellow Birds Selected by the Modern Library as one of the best novels of all time Slaughterhouse.


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