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Title:Amerika
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Publisher:Schocken
ISBN:0805210644
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Number of Pages:336
Category:Fiction, Classics, Literature, German literature

Amerika by Franz Kafka

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Amerika Kafka s first and funniest novel Amerika tells the story of the young immigrant Karl Rossmann who after an embarrassing sexual misadventure finds himself packed off to America by his parents Expected to redeem himself in this magical land of opportunity young Karl is swept up instead in a whirlwind of dizzying reversals strange escapades and picaresque adventures .

Although Kafka never visited America images of its vast landscape dangers and opportunities inspired this saga of the golden land Here is a startlingly modern fantastic and visionary tale of America as a place no one has yet seen in a historical period that can t be identified writes E L Doctorow in his new foreword Kafka made his novel from his own mind s mythic elements Doctorow explains and the research data that caught his eye were bent like rays in a field of gravity

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The Metamorphosis, In the Penal Colony, and Other Stories: The Great Short Works of Franz Kafka, The Metamorphosis, The Metamorphosis and Other Stories, Amerika, Letter to His Father, The Complete Stories, A Hunger Artist, In the Penal Colony, The Castle, The Trial
The Complete Stories brings together all of Kafka s stories from the classic tales such as The Metamorphosis In the Penal Colony and A Hunger Artist to shorter pieces and fragments that Max Brod Kafka s literary executor released after Kafka s death With the exception of his three novels the whole of Kafka s narrative work is included in this volume br penguinrandomhouse com br br Two Introductory parables Before the law br Imperial message br Longer stories Description of a struggle br Wedding preparations in the country br Judgment br Metamorphosis br In the penal colony br Village schoolmaster The giant mole br Blumfeld and elderly bachelor br Warden of the tomb br Country doctor br Hunter Gracchus br Hunter Gracchus A fragment br Great Wall of China br News of the building of the wall A fragment br Report to an academy br Report to an academy Two fragments br Refusal br Hunger artist br Investigations of a dog br Little woman br The burrow br Josephine the singer or the mouse folk br Children on a country road br The trees br Clothes br Excursion into the mountains br Rejection br The street window br The tradesman br Absent minded window gazing br The way home br Passers by br On the tram br Reflections for gentlemen jockeys br The wish to be a red Indian br Unhappiness br Bachelor s ill luck br Unmasking a confidence trickster br The sudden walk br Resolutions br A dream br Up in the gallery br A fratricide br The next village br A visit to a mine br Jackals and Arabs br The bridge br The bucket rider br The new advocate br An old manuscript br The knock at the manor gate br Eleven sons br My neighbor br A crossbreed A sport br The cares of a family man br A common confusion br The truth about Sancho Panza br The silence of the sirens br Prometheus br The city coat of arms br Poseidon br Fellowship br At night br The problem of our laws br The conscripton of troops br The test br The vulture br The helmsman br The top br A little fable br Home coming br First sorrow br The departure br Advocates br The married couple br Give it up br On parables, As Gregor Samsa awoke one morning from uneasy dreams he found himself transformed in his bed into a gigantic insect He was laying on his hard as it were armor plated back and when he lifted his head a little he could see his domelike brown belly divided into stiff arched segments on top of which the bed quilt could hardly keep in position and was about to slide off completely His numerous legs which were pitifully thin compared to the rest of his bulk waved helplessly before his eyes br br With this startling bizarre yet surprisingly funny first opening Kafka begins his masterpiece i The Metamorphosis i It is the story of a young man who transformed overnight into a giant beetle like insect becomes an object of disgrace to his family an outsider in his own home a quintessentially alienated man A harrowing though absurdly comic meditation on human feelings of inadequacy guilt and isolation i The Metamorphosis i has taken its place as one of the most widely read and influential works of twentieth century fiction As W H Auden wrote Kafka is important to us because his predicament is the predicament of modern man, Kafka s first and funniest novel Amerika tells the story of the young immigrant Karl Rossmann who after an embarrassing sexual misadventure finds himself packed off to America by his parents Expected to redeem himself in this magical land of opportunity young Karl is swept up instead in a whirlwind of dizzying reversals strange escapades and picaresque adventures br br Although Kafka never visited America images of its vast landscape dangers and opportunities inspired this saga of the golden land Here is a startlingly modern fantastic and visionary tale of America as a place no one has yet seen in a historical period that can t be identified writes E L Doctorow in his new foreword Kafka made his novel from his own mind s mythic elements Doctorow explains and the research data that caught his eye were bent like rays in a field of gravity, Translated by PEN translation award winner Joachim Neugroschel i The Metamorphosis In the Penal Colony and Other Stories i has garnered critical acclaim and is widely recognized as the preeminent English language anthology of Kafka s stories These translations illuminate one of this century s most controversial writers and have made Kafka s work accessible to a whole new generation This classic collection of forty one great short works including such timeless pieces of modern fiction as The Judgment and The Stoker now includes two new stories First Sorrow and The Hunger Artist