He was forced to study biochemistry in college, then attempted to obtain his MA in anthropology however his thesis was rejected as too far out. later when he published books, U Chicago gave him the MA, citing his anthropological style of writing! The world is poorer without him.
- Love Letter to Kurt Vonnegut (silverbirchpress.wordpress.com)
- “The arts put man at the center of the universe” or the very best bits from Kurt Vonnegut Jr. (beinghuman.blogs.fi)
- Quote of the Day – Kurt Vonnegut On Death (schnik.it)
- Kurt Vonnegut & Growing Your Soul (silverbirchpress.wordpress.com)
- Kurt Vonnegut’s Eight Tips on How to Write a Good Short Story (openculture.com)
- Kurt Vonnegut’s Rules for the Writer (faymoore.wordpress.com)
- “What is the Purpose of Life?” or How a Small Bit of Character Info from Kurt Vonnegut Helped Put Getting Fired into Perspective (madhaus7.wordpress.com)
- Kurt Vonnegut (miravista.typepad.com)
3 thoughts on “Kurt Vonnegut: an anthropologist and futurist”
Thanks so much for linking to our posts! Kurt Vonnegut was among the greatest of the greats. I feel honored that I once stood in the same room with him. He is a hero to me! Glad you are posting about Mr. V.
Silver Birch Press
You’re welcome! I agree. One of the best.
I agree. Brilliant writer.