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If this isn't nice, what is? : advice to the young : the graduation speeches

Author: Kurt Vonnegut; Dan Wakefield
Publisher: New York : Seven Stories Press, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Seven Stories Press editionView all editions and formats
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"Chiefly consists of selected graduation speeches given by Vonnegut at various educational institutions"--
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Genre/Form: Teen nonfiction
Baccalaureate addresses
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Vonnegut; Dan Wakefield
ISBN: 9781609805913 1609805917
OCLC Number: 866615155
Notes: Chiefly consists of selected graduation speeches given by Vonnegut at various educational institutions.
Description: xix, 123 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Baccalaureate --
How to make money and find love! --
Advice to graduating women (that all men should know!) --
How to have something most billionaires don't --
Why you can't stop me from speaking ill of Thomas Jefferson --
How music cures our ills (and there are lots of them) --
Don't despair if you never went to college! --
What the "ghost dance" of the Native Americans and the French painters who led the Cubist movement had in common --
How I learned from a teacher what artists do --
Don't forget where you come from --
Unstuck in time : quotes to ponder.
Other Titles: Speeches.
Responsibility: Kurt Vonnegut ; selected and introduced by Dan Wakefield.

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