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Kurt Vonnegut, Loud and Clear
Austinite rescues archival interviews
"...with three interviews conducted by Miller and close friend Kurt Vonnegut. Caedmon has just released Essential Vonnegut: Interviews Conducted..."

Dec. 22, 2006 Books Feature by Sofia Resnick

Black a Mental Dwarf Compared to Vonnegut and Vidal
"...Dear Editor, On April 11, 2007, Kurt Vonnegut died. I have been re-reading him in these..."

May 8, 2007 Postmarks

Mother Night
"...Mother Night, the new film rendition of the 1961 Kurt Vonnegut novel. Unfortunately, the movie fails to sustain such..."

Dec. 6, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Breakfast of Champions
"...Henry and Vicki Lewis. As failed screen adaptations of Kurt Vonnegut Jr. novels go, Breakfast of Champions fails in..."

Nov. 5, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Good Eye: Boyhood, Girlhood, Personhood
Lorelei's girlhood in dad's Boyhood
"...exploratory flirting. When she sees that Mason is reading Kurt Vonnegut's Breakfast of Champions, she says, "I think my..."

Feb. 6, 2015 Column by Amy Gentry

Like Shaking Hands With God: A Conversation About Writing
" Kurt Vonnegut and Lee Stringer..."

Jan. 14, 2000 Books Review by Ada Calhoun

Outside the Bachs
Classical sounds new when Austin artists do the composing
"...Description of an Insane Mind From Mother Night, by Kurt Vonnegut (cello/bass duet, premiered Nov. 8, 2008; Alamo Drafthouse..."

May 1, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Science Delusion
White takes aim at the bold targets of Richard Dawkins and Jonah Lehrer and their ilk
"...reviewer, missing whatever more clever and evenhanded scrutiny that Kurt Vonnegut, say, might've provided here once upon a time...."

May 17, 2013 Books Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

The Q&A Hole: What's Your Favorite Book Of All Time? (Part 2)
With Tim Doyle, Amparo Garcia-Crow, Kareem Badr, and more
" of all time by far is Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut. I read it when I was probably eighteen,..."

Jan. 14, 2013 Books Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Preaching to the Choir
Quiet Company high priest Taylor Muse still has faith all right. It's called trust.
"...After discovering authors like Kurt Vonnegut and Tom Robbins in his early 20s, he..."

Feb. 17, 2012 Music Feature by Dan Solomon

"...whether to himself by adapting a digression-heavy novel like Kurt Vonnegut's Breakfast of Champions or to the audience with..."

July 21, 2000 Movie Review by Bryan Poyser

Going All the Way
"...adapted the screenplay from his popular 1970 novel, which Kurt Vonnegut once declared to be “the Midwestern Catcher in..."

Oct. 24, 1997 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Q&A Hole: What Got You Hooked On the Weird Stuff?
Waiting for the manlike creature with the glowing eyes
"...Robert E. Howard's Conan of Cimmeria, as an 11-year-old; Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five, as a 14-year-old; and J.G. Ballard's Crash..."

July 13, 2017 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Lissa Hattersley's Top 7 Greezy Wheels
"..."It was basically about karma but inspired by a Kurt Vonnegut story. One time we played the Bottom Line..."

June 12, 2009 Music Feature

The Year in Books
What New Book Did You Most Enjoy in 1998 and Why?
"...Stuart Wade: Kurt Vonnegut's intentionally unfinished farewell Timequake. Nowhere close to his..."

Jan. 8, 1999 Books Feature

Lunch-box Chronicles
" reminded of a critique I once aimed at Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.'s Breakfast of Champions. As I read his..."

April 10, 1998 Books Feature

Ring in the HollyDaze
Holiday Movie Previews
"...D: Alexander Payne; with Laura Dern, Swoosie Kurtz, Kurtwood Smith, Mary Kay Place, Kelly Preston, Burt Reynolds...."

Nov. 29, 1996 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Invasion of the Lit Flix
Literary Classics Rush the Screen
"...Lemmon, Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, and Nell Carter. In Kurt Vonnegut's Mother Night, an American spy poses as a..."

Nov. 8, 1996 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Fall Movie Round-Up
Sneaking Into Autumn
"...Nick Nolte stars in this screen adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut's 1962 novel about an American spy posing as..."

Sept. 6, 1996 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Paul Thomas Anderson on His Friendship With Jonathan Demme
Phantom Thread director to receive Texas Film Award
"...for an episode of American Playhouse (an adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut's "Who Am I This Time?") and again in..."

March 2, 2018 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

David Lowery on His Haunting New Film A Ghost Story
Casey Affleck plays a spirit unstuck in time
"...C becoming "unstuck in time," a phrase "stolen from Kurt Vonnegut entirely because it means so much to me."..."

July 14, 2017 Screens Feature by Sean L. Malin

The Difficulties of Dining With Kids
Is the restaurant industry making a bad situation worse?
"...human beings – we should take the advice of Kurt Vonnegut, who wrote in God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater,..."

March 3, 2017 Food Feature by Melanie Haupt

Review: Paperboy
Eastside trailer wakes up breakfast
"...for Holly Golightly and a source of mocking for Kurt Vonnegut. When the writers of Parks and Recreation needed..."

April 8, 2016 Food Feature by Brandon Watson

Texas Book Festival 2015:
The Train to Crystal City
Jan Jarboe Russell's saga of World War II internment in Texas reviewed
"...their ordeals soon begin to resemble absurdist notes for Kurt Vonnegut’s Slaughterhouse-Five – most give up attempting to understand..."

Oct. 15, 2015 Arts Post by Michael King

If You Build It, They Will Come
Hump! Tour's DIY porn pit-stops in Austin
"...Saddleback Church. Savage has even joined the company of Kurt Vonnegut and Jonas Salk as "Humanist of the Year"..."

Sept. 5, 2014 Screens Feature by Fernie Martinez

The Good Eye: DIY vs. B-U-Y
The SXSW Renegade Craft Fair will save us all
"...wood from Diamonds Are Evil; leather belts hand-tooled with Kurt Vonnegut quotes from Stowe Provisions; and miniature, embroidered animal..."

March 14, 2014 Column by Amy Gentry

Deus Ex Analysis
Tutto Theatre's 'Zeus in Therapy' gives new voice to the late, great UT classics prof, Douglass Stott Parker
"...late and greatly missed University of Texas professor. "Imagine Kurt Vonnegut teaching classics," says the UT Faculty Council's surprisingly..."

Aug. 16, 2013 Arts Feature by Katherine Catmull

Gruesome Playground Injuries
Two wounded friends walk a line between nostalgia and regret in Street Corner Arts' staging of Rajiv Joseph's play
"...that time is fixed, and like Billy Pilgrim in Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five, our only option is to bounce around..."

May 31, 2013 Arts Review by Matthew Irwin

What's Cool and Where It's At
What Austin teens are reading, wearing, eating, hearing
" thing, teens are reading classics by Truman Capote, Kurt Vonnegut, George Orwell, and Victor Hugo over pop fiction,..."

Sept. 25, 2012 Music Post by William Harries Graham

Bedside Manner: Return to Bed Station Alpha
Comics, all systems go
"...New Yorkers, old Defenders comics, and a rotation of Kurt Vonnegut novels. Bag Station Omega, the Secret Mobile Command..."

Dec. 12, 2011 Books Post by Jason Stout

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