1. Posted on 30 April, 2013

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    Was there ever a more charming letter writer than Vonnegut?
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In which Kurt Vonnegut modestly offers his talents to the JFK campaign. Our favorite line? “On occasion, I write pretty well.” http://slate.me/11QNcwA
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    Was there ever a more charming letter writer than Vonnegut?

    slatevault:

    In which Kurt Vonnegut modestly offers his talents to the JFK campaign. Our favorite line? “On occasion, I write pretty well.” http://slate.me/11QNcwA

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    Kurt Vonnegut

    JFK

    Charmers

  1. Tom Wolfe and Kurt Vonnegut, along with other great authors hanging out together.
Tom Wolfe on Fresh Air.
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    Tom Wolfe and Kurt Vonnegut, along with other great authors hanging out together.

    Tom Wolfe on Fresh Air.

    Kurt Vonnegut on Fresh Air.

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    Kurt Vonnegut

  1. Posted on 11 April, 2011

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“I say in speeches that a plausible mission of  artists is to make people appreciate being alive, at least a little bit…” - Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007)
Above: a letter from Vonnegut to WNYC pitching his radio series about reporting from the afterlife.
-Liz

Vonnegut on Fresh Air

    wnyc:

    “I say in speeches that a plausible mission of artists is to make people appreciate being alive, at least a little bit…” - Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007)

    Above: a letter from Vonnegut to WNYC pitching his radio series about reporting from the afterlife.

    -Liz

    Vonnegut on Fresh Air

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  1. From our archives: Remembering Kurt Vonnegut (Photo: Allen Ginsberg)

    From our archives: Remembering Kurt Vonnegut (Photo: Allen Ginsberg)

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    Terry Gross

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