"The Big Trip Up Yonder"

Title"The Big Trip Up Yonder"
Year for Search1954
AuthorsVonnegut, Kurt Jr.(1922-2007)
Secondary TitleGalaxy Science Fiction (New York)
Volume / Edition7.5
Pagination100-10
Date PublishedJanuary 1954
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Overpopulation dystopia.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in Assignment for Tomorrow: An Anthology. Ed. Frederik Pohl (Garden City, NY: Hanover House, 1954), 123-46; in his Canary in a Cat House (Greenwich, CT: Gold Medal Books, 1962); and rev. as “Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow.” In his Welcome to the Monkey House. A Collection of Short Works (New York: Seymour Lawrence/Delacorte Press, 1968), 284-98. Rpt. (New York: Dell, 1970), 293-308.  Rpt. in Eco-Fiction. Ed. John Stadler (New York: Washington Square Press/Pocket Books, 1971), 119-33; in Looking Ahead: The Vision of Science Fiction. Ed. Dick Allen and Lori Allen (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1975), 267-79, with an editor’s note on 267 and “Questions” on 278-79; in Novels & Stories 1950-1962 Player Piano The Sirens of Titan Mother Night Stories. Ed. Sidney Offit (New York: The Library of America, 2012), 748-62, with a Note on the Text (822) and Notes (833); and in his Complete Stories. Ed. Jerome Klinkowitz & Dan Wakefield (New York: Seven Stories Press, 2017), 884-94. PSt, Public

Title Note

As “Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow.” In his Welcome to the Monkey House.  Rpt. in his Complete Stories. Ed. Jerome Klinkowitz & Dan Wakefield (New York: Seven Stories Press, 2017), 884-94. PSt, Public

Author Note

(1922-2007)

Full Text

1954 Vonnegut, Kurt, Jr. (1922-2007). “The Big Trip Up Yonder.” Galaxy Science Fiction (New York) 7.5 (January 1954): 100-10. Rpt. in Assignment for Tomorrow: An Anthology. Ed. Frederik Pohl (Garden City, NY: Hanover House, 1954), 123-46; in his Canary in a Cat House (Greenwich, CT: Gold Medal Books, 1962); and rev. as “Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow.” In his Welcome to the Monkey House. A Collection of Short Works (New York: Seymour Lawrence/Delacorte Press, 1968), 284-98. Rpt. (New York: Dell, 1970), 293-308.  Rpt. in Eco-Fiction. Ed. John Stadler (New York: Washington Square Press/Pocket Books, 1971), 119-33; in Looking Ahead: The Vision of Science Fiction. Ed. Dick Allen and Lori Allen (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1975), 267-79, with an editor’s note on 267 and “Questions” on 278-79; in Novels & Stories 1950-1962 Player Piano The Sirens of Titan Mother Night Stories. Ed. Sidney Offit (New York: The Library of America, 2012), 748-62, with a Note on the Text (822) and Notes (833); and in his Complete Stories. Ed. Jerome Klinkowitz & Dan Wakefield (New York: Seven Stories Press, 2017), 884-94. PSt, Public

Overpopulation dystopia.