Kafka drinks Coffee

Kafka drinks Coffee

April 12, 2015

  
Dear Friends,
Our April celebration of the 100-th anniversary of the publication of Franz Kafka's  seminal works of fiction: 

“The Metamorphosis "


  
was well attended, enjoyable and satisafying. It will be remembered with a prolonged discussion.
Elizabeth Rohwer presented an analysis of Kafka's portrait of Gregor's unconsciousness, drawing on a paper in the Journal of Jungian Scholarly Studiesentitled "Unconsciousness and Survaval: Kafka's Metamorphosis."
Byron LaDue performed selected readings from the story.
The event concluded with a screening of a dramatization of Vladimir Nabokov's famous lecture on the "Metamorphosis" at Cornell University in the 1950s, starring Christopher Plummer.

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