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Vonnegut's "Address at Rededication of Wheaton College Library, 1973"

It appears to be the one in Massachusetts. The essay is frequently cited as being published in Wheaton College alumnae magazine, which is the magazine of the Wheaton College in Massachusetts. I note, ...
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How did Billy Pilgrim know the manner and time of his death?

Oh this is super late. I'm actually seeing this to see if there are any answers I can link for my students but this is like the 5th google result so maybe not. My take: He doesn't die. It's Vonnegut'...
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What is the purpose of aliens and time travel in Slaughterhouse-Five?

It's admittedly been a little while since I read the book, but here are a few thoughts. First, Billy Pilgrim is coming unglued at this point. Keep in mind that Billy Pilgrim survived a major plane ...
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