Vonnegut Trivia – Week of May 28, 2017

To commemorate Memorial Day, this week’s question is about Kurt’s military service during World War II.

What was Vonnegut’s “job” as a soldier in the 423rd Regiment, Second Division?

a) Machine Gunner     b) Chaplain’s Assistant   c) Scout      d) Medic

Check back next week for the correct response.  The answer to last week’s question:

The name of the doomed cruise ship in Galapagos was the Bahia de Darwin.

 

Vonnegut Trivia – Week of May 14, 2017

This week’s question is in honor of Mother’s Day:

What was Vonnegut’s mother Edith’s maiden name?

The answer to last week’s question: The Parker Brother’s game that predicts the future in the novel Hocus Pocus is named GRIOT.

For more, be sure to check out this interview with noted Vonnegut scholar Jerome Klinkowitz.  Click below to read the full interview:

Interview with Jerome Klinkowitz