This week’s question will delve into Bokononism as we feature Vonnegut vocabulary.
Q: What is a granfalloon?
a) harmless lies
b) a uniform worn by a Bokononist minister
c) a proud and meaningless association of human beings
d) a Bokononist marriage ceremony
Check back next week for the answer. The correct response to last week’s question was #1 – Colliers was the first magazine to publish Vonnegut’s fiction. “Report on the Barnhouse Effect” appeared in the magazine in 1950.
For more on the recently published Kurt Vonnegut Complete Stories, check out The New York Times review by Jess Walter.