If This Isn't Nice, What Is?
The Graduation Speeches and Other Words to Live byBook - 2016
Best known as one of America's most astonishing and enduring contemporary novelists, Kurt Vonnegut was also a celebrated commencement address giver. If This Isn't Nice, What Is? collects the speeches and words of wisdom Vonnegut has shared with new graduates over the years. This much-expanded edition now includes a total of 15 of Vonnegut's speeches. In each, Vonnegut takes pains to find the few things worth saying and a conversational voice to say them in that isn't heavy-handed, pretentious or glib, but funny, serious and joyful.
Publisher: New York : Seven Stories Press, 
Edition: (Much) expanded second edition.
Branch Call Number: 815.54 V896
Characteristics: xix, 187 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Alternative Title: If this is not nice, what is?