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“I say in speeches that a plausible mission of  artists is to make people appreciate being alive, at least a little bit…” - Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007)
Above: a letter from Vonnegut to WNYC pitching his radio series about reporting from the afterlife.
-Liz

Vonnegut on Fresh Air
  1. nprfreshair:

    wnyc:

    “I say in speeches that a plausible mission of artists is to make people appreciate being alive, at least a little bit…” - Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007)

    Above: a letter from Vonnegut to WNYC pitching his radio series about reporting from the afterlife.

    -Liz

    Vonnegut on Fresh Air

  1. 663 notesTimestamp: Monday 2011/04/11 14:42:46Via: nprfreshairSource: wnyc.orghw
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