Premium Content Organized Religion in Kurt Vonnegut's Cats Cradle: See God? See Satan?
By Auvijit Chakder - May 11, 2004
"See the cat? See the cradle?" retorts the midget Newt in an attempt to explain the inspiration for a grotesque and confounding painting of his. This singular quote is the namesake for Kurt Vonnegut's novel Cat's Cradle, and embodies the leitmotif of this tongue-in-cheek canon on religion, sex, politics, and everything in between. In the years…
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