- Deep-boned sadness. Melville, Caspar // New Humanist;May/Jun2007, Vol. 122 Issue 3, p31
The article focuses on the life and works of Kurt Vonnegut, a melancholic master and honorary president of the American Humanist Association in the U.S. According to the author, Vonnegut who died on April 11, 2007 at the age of 84. He wrote more than 20 books including his fist novel Cat's...
- THE VONNEGUT FILE. // Literary Cavalcade;Jan2001, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p25
Presents information on author Kurt Vonnegut. Transcendence of the genre of science fiction; Education; Jobs before becoming a writer; Formative experience; Influence of systematic genocide of Jews in Nazi concentration camps on his writings.
- Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library opens in Indianapolis. Edwards, Karen // Writer (Kalmbach Publishing Co.);Mar2011, Vol. 124 Issue 3, p9
This article announces the opening of the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library in Indianapolis, Indiana and discusses topics such as inspiration for the novel "Slaughterhouse-Five," exhibitions of his illustrations, and use of the Library as a resource center for local authors.
- Vonnegut's melancholy. Hume, Kathryn // Philological Quarterly;Spring98, Vol. 77 Issue 2, p221
Analyzes author Kurt Vonnegut's novels. Reasons for the popularity of Vonnegut's literary works; Characteristics as a novelist; Differences in what Vonnegut tried to achieve and actually achieved in writing; Vonnegut's presuppositions; Common features of Vonnegut's characters; Vision of the...
- My Pal Kurt. Krull, John // Indianapolis Monthly;Apr2008, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p110
The article presents the author's comments about his relationship with writer Kurt Vonnegut. The author says that he had a friendly relationship with Vonnegut during the last seven years of the writer's life. According to the author, they found comfort in each other's company. The author adds...
- VONNEGUT ON THE ROAD. Strand, Ginger // Tin House;Fall2015, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p40
An essay is presented on the Rover Boys, Bud Gillespie, George Jeffrey, and Kurt Vonnegut Jr. The author explores the life of writer Vonnegut and his experience of being accused of stealing. It also notes the about the rover boys' adventures and the battle of Vonnegut over the copyright issues...
- Kurt Vonnegut and His Critics. Irving, John // New Republic;9/22/79, Vol. 181 Issue 12, p41
Profiles American writer Kurt Vonnegut. Assumption of a forgivable lapse among writers; Self-incrimination of critics in their remarks against the accessibility of Vonnegut; Gratification of readers from the struggle to make sense of what they read.
- Works in print. Comiskey, Daniel S. // Indianapolis Monthly;Apr2007, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p124
The article profiles the legendary author Kurt Vonnegut Jr. and his New Silkscreen in the U.S. Vonnegut, has spent more time drawing than writing. He implies that the best outlet in expressing how one feel is through art. He grew up in a house full of art as his father and grandfather were...
- LOOK AT THE BIRDIE. // Kirkus Reviews;9/15/2009, Vol. 77 Issue 18, p28
The article reviews the book "Look at the Birdie," by Kurt Vonnegut.