search

Essays on Slaughterhouse Five

by Kurt Vonnegut

Essay Examples
Essay Topics
Brief overview
argument-for
Author

Kurt Vonnegut

type
Country

United States

genre
Original language

English

based-on
Genre

Dark comedy, Satire, Science fiction, War novel, Metafiction, Postmodernism

symbols-motives
Publication date

March 31, 1969

influence
Major Characters

Billy Pilgrim, Kurt Vonnegut, Bernard O’Hare, Roland Weary, Tralfamadorians, Edgar Derby, Kilgore Trout, Bertram C. Rumfoord, Wild Bob

plot
Subject

The major theme of the novel is the destructiveness of war. Billy Pilgrim and other characters like Paul Lazzaro, Bernard O' Harry along with the writer himself suffer from physical and psychological damage caused by the war.

Hi! My name is Jane
Can’t find your essay? Our professional writers are ready to help you with writing your own paper. Just fill out the form and submit the order
Fill out the form
No, thank you

We use cookies to offer you the best experience. By continuing, we’ll assume you agree with our Cookies policy.