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Addendum to The Grand Social Experiment

Rick Van Kooten   What is the best estimate of the location of the fictional Rosewater, Indiana? Being a Hoosier and someone who loves maps, and who has an obsession akin to trying to explain the periodicity of Rumfoord’s appearances in Sirens of Titan, I could not resist trying to estimate from clues in the novel the location of the …

Vonnegut Memorial Library in Indianapolis receives grant for self-guided tour

The Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library in Indianapolis has received a grant from Indiana Humanities and Indiana Landmarks, one of 12 non-profits across Indiana this year to receive this significant recognition. The Library received $2,500 in funding (the maximum amount) to fund the creation, publication, and distribution of “a free visually appealing self-guided tour booklet of Indianapolis locations connected to the renowned author and …