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Author Kurt Vonnegut New York City 1979

Pilgrim, caught in the amber of this moment." - Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse V

10 of the Greatest Essays on Writing Ever Written: by George Orwell, Henry Miller, Joan Didion, Jonathan Lethem, Kurt Vonnegut, Susan Sontag, T.S. Eliot, Robert Frost, Kate Bernheimer, Donald Barthelme

10 of the Greatest Essays on Writing Ever Written

Kurt Vonnegut

Kurt Vonnegut term paper assignment for his students in the Iowa Writers’ Workshop.

Kurt Vonnegut via Paris Review

Today marks the release of And So It Goes: Kurt Vonnegut: A Life, the first official biography of the great American writer and counterculture icon. Vonnegut is known not only for his writing but a…

Kurt Vonnegut-"I was the victim of a series of accidents, as are we all."

Note: Vonnegut starts talking at around the mark. This is humanism, as explained by biochemist, science fiction author and former president of the American Humanist Association Isaac Asimov:

I 20 versi di poesie più emozionanti che siano mai stati scritti (secondo The Independent)

Illustrator and author of favorite chilhood books, Shel Sliverstein is a jedi when it comes to whitty creativity.

"I was happiest when I was all alone — and it was very late at night, and I was walking up the hill after having helped put The Sun to bed. All the other university people, teachers and students alike, were asleep. They had been playing games all day long with what was known about real life. They had been repeating famous arguments and experiments, and asking one another the sorts of hard questions real life would be asking by and by. We on The Sun were already in the midst of real life. By…

Kurt Vonnegut American author, famous for his darkly satirical works on the society in which he lived,

this is a must read it and loved it Mikhail Bulgakov, 1926. Author of The Master and Margarita - has a fascinating and tragedy back story. Also history of how it finally got published is eye opening about life in late period of USSR

Mikhail Bulgakov, Author of The Master and Margarita - has a fascinating and tragedy back story. Also history of how it finally got published is eye opening about life in late period of USSR

The recent discovery of an unpublished D.H. Lawrence letter proves that he’s got your back, ladies. Writing in response to a misogynistic 19...

The recent discovery of an unpublished D. Lawrence letter proves that he’s got your back, ladies. Writing in response to a misogynistic 1924 article titled “The Ugliness of Women,” Lawrence lay down the law: “ The hideousness {the author] sees is.

Jhumpa Lahiri is an Indian American author. Lahiri's debut short story collection, Interpreter of Maladies, won the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and her first novel, The Namesake, was adapted into the popular film of the same name. (Wikipedia)

Jhumpa Lahiri is an Indian American Author. Her debut short story collection, Interpreter of Maladies, won the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Not familiar with her work, but what a gorgeous woman!

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