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Kurt Vonnegut Letter

Kurt Vonnegut's Advice For High Schoolers Is Advice For Us All

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 10.06.2014 | Books

In 2006, a class of students at New York's Xavier High School were tasked with writing their favorite authors and inviting them to school. Five studen...

Kurt Vonnegut Once Sent This Amazing Letter To A High School

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 03.14.2014 | Books

In 2006, a group of high school students asked celebrated author Kurt Vonnegut to visit their school. He sent them the absolute perfect response. A...

Discovering Kurt Vonnegut Through His Letters

Ezra Prior | Posted 03.08.2014 | Books
Ezra Prior

Reading Letters, a collection of Kurt Vonnegut's letters, edited by Dan Wakefield, allowed me to connect with my grandfather by pretending that I was their recipient. Though he's a legend, his image became tattered through reading his words.

Kurt Vonnegut: 'I Have Invented A Board Game'

Posted 11.11.2012 | Books

This letter, taken from Kurt Vonnegut: Letters ($35, Delacorte), was written at a low point in Vonnegut's finances. In it, he proposes a children’s...

PHOTOS: Kurt Vonnegut's 'Homesick' Letter To His Wife

Posted 11.02.2012 | Books

The following is an excerpt from Kurt Vonnegut: Letters [Delacorte Press, $35.00]. It is a letter written from Kurt Vonnegut to his first wife and chi...

'You Have Insulted Me, I Am A Good Citizen'

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 08.08.2012 | Education

Drake High School in North Dakota made headlines in October of 1973 when school board members burned 32 copies of Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughter-House Five...