Understanding Kurt Vonnegut

William Rodney Allen Matthew J. Bruccoli


Understanding Kurt Vonnegut

Understanding Kurt Vonnegut

  • Title: Understanding Kurt Vonnegut
  • Author: William Rodney Allen Matthew J. Bruccoli
  • ISBN: 9780872497221
  • Page: 477
  • Format: Unknown Binding



Understanding Kurt Vonnegut is a critical analysis of Vonnegut s novels After dealing with his early work in science fiction in the 1950s Player Piano and The Sirens of Titan this study pays special attention to Vonnegut s major phase in the 1960s, which consists of four extremely diverse but fully realized novels Mother s Night Cat s Cradle God Bless You, Mr RosewUnderstanding Kurt Vonnegut is a critical analysis of Vonnegut s novels After dealing with his early work in science fiction in the 1950s Player Piano and The Sirens of Titan this study pays special attention to Vonnegut s major phase in the 1960s, which consists of four extremely diverse but fully realized novels Mother s Night Cat s Cradle God Bless You, Mr Rosewater and Slaughterhouse Five the critical backlash that resulted after Vonnegut published Breakfast of Champions and Slapstick in the 1970s, two admittedly weak novels In the 1980s, Vonnegut turned away from his characteristic mode of science fiction to what the study calls social political realism Jailbird, Deadeye Dick, Galapagos and Bluebeard are compelling works that prove Vonnegut is still a vital force in contemporary American literature.


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