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Sanity plea : schizophrenia in the novels of Kurt Vonnegut

Author: Lawrence R Broer
Publisher: Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, 1994.
Edition/Format:   eBook : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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This volume offers a broad psychoanalytic study of Vonnegut's works from "Player Piano" to "Hocus Pocus". It explores how Vonnegut incorporates his personal experiences into an art that is not  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Broer, Lawrence R.
Sanity plea.
Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, 1994
(DLC) 94001075
(OCoLC)29753912
Named Person: Kurt Vonnegut; Kurt Vonnegut; Kurt Vonnegut; Kurt Vonnegut
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence R Broer
ISBN: 0585249954 9780585249957
OCLC Number: 44964277
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 241 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: Madness in a Modern Mode --
1. Player Piano: A Looney Tune for the Masses --
2. Sirens of Titan: Though This Be Madness, Yet There Is Method in It --
3. Mother Night: Nations of Lunatics --
4. Cat's Cradle: Jonah and the Whale --
5. God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater: The Saga of Vonnegut's Sanest Lunatic --
6. Slaughterhouse-Five: Pilgrim's Progress --
7. Breakfast of Champions: Spiritual Crossroads --
8. Slapstick: The Meaning of the Dizygotic Twins --
9. Jailbird: The Madness of RAMJAC --
10. Deadeye Dick: The Resolution of Vonnegut's Creative Schizophrenia --
11. Galapagos: Oedipus at Galapagos --
12. Bluebeard: Redemption and the Unwavering Light --
13. Hartke's Hearing: Vonnegut's Heroes on Trial.
Responsibility: Lawrence R. Broer.

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"Sanity Plea" is a title no Vonnegut scholar should be without. "The Midwest Book Review""

 
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