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Sanity Plea: Schizophrenia in the Novels of Kurt Vonnegut Lawrence R. Broer

Sanity Plea: Schizophrenia in the Novels of Kurt Vonnegut

Lawrence R. Broer

Published August 30th 1994
ISBN : 9780817307523
Paperback
264 pages
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In this revised edition of a volume originally published in 1989, Lawrence Broer extends his comprehensive critique of the body of writing by Kurt Vonnegut.Broer offers a broad psychoanalytic study of Vonnegut’s works from Player Piano to HocusMore    In this revised edition of a volume originally published in 1989, Lawrence Broer extends his comprehensive critique of the body of writing by Kurt Vonnegut. Broer offers a broad psychoanalytic study of Vonnegut’s works from Player Piano to Hocus Pocus, taking a decisively new approach to the work of one of America’s most important, yet often misinterpreted writers. A compelling and original analysis, Sanity Plea, explores how Vonnegut incorporates his personal experiences into an art that is not defeatist, but rather creatively therapeutic and life-affirming.