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Teacher's Corner: Slaughterhouse-Five

**Originally published on thedreamcage.com**


Back again with another edition of Getting Lit on Lit, otherwise known as the Teacher’s Corner. This week, I thought we could dissect parts of an amazing novel, one of my favorites, for all those who may have loved the work but never really understood the end of the novel. 1,936 more words

On Vonnegut and the (Post)Modern Condition

If you really want to hurt your parents, and you don’t have the nerve to be a homosexual, the least you can do is go into the arts.

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Critiques, Theories, And Random Thoughts

The Butterfly Effect and the Non-Linearity of Time

“It has been said that something as small as the flutter of a butterfly’s wing can ultimately cause a typhoon halfway around the world” – Chaos Theory (aka the Butterfly Effect)

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Linearity Of Time

Introducing the Butterfly Effect

According to the Sensitive Dependence on Initial Conditions theory, also called the Chaos Theory, but more known to mainstream media as the Butterfly Effect, “the flap of a butterfly’s wings might ultimately cause a tornado” (Peter Dizikes, February 22, 2011). 224 more words

Linearity Of Time

Breaking Through the Atmosphere

We all begin our lives with nursery rhymes and picture books. Our favorites are Click-Clack-Moo and Goodnight Moon. We grow and learn and then suddenly are dreaming of a… 1,040 more words

Book Review: Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut

4 out of 5 Stars

I’m still slowly but surely making my way through some classics. Slaughterhouse-Five just happened to be next on the list and turned out to be a unique experience. 556 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review 8: Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr

Earlier today I had to present Slaughterhouse-Five in my literature course at the university. This was my last presentation at the university and that was just the perfect topic to end my Bachelor degree. 1,894 more words