Kurt Vonnegut Doll, photo courtesy of Uneek Doll Designs

Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007) was one of the most popular and controversial social commentary writers of the 20th century. The Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library is in Indianapolis, his hometown, and has many events and programs honoring his memory. See vonnegutlibrary.org for more information.

If you click on http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x3ikvCT3858, you will see the author talking about his best-selling science fiction novel, Cat’s Cradle. Another best-selling book by Kurt Vonnegut is Slaughterhouse-Five.

Indianapolis is a major city with a population of nearly 900,000 residents and has several literary landmarks. See our Indiana page to connect to the others at https://authoradventures.org/trails/by-state/indiana.

The Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library is the fourth stop on our Indiana Trail!

Patricia Smart