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Constructive Destruction : Kafka's Aphorisms - Literary Tradition and Literary Transformation.

Author: Richard T Gray
Publisher: Berlin : De Gruyter, 1987.
Series: Studien zur deutschen Literatur.
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The study presents a thorough investigation of Kafka's aphoristic writings, examining them in terms of the history of the aphorism in Germany, and paying special regard to Kafka's contemporary Austrian aphorists. Emphasis is placed on the role of the aphorism in the development of Kafka's literary creativity. Aphoristic discourse presented itself to Kafka as a possible manner of resolving specific conflicts in his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
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All Authors / Contributors: Richard T Gray
ISBN: 9783110920093 3110920093
OCLC Number: 843999159
Description: 1 online resource (316 pages).
Series Title: Studien zur deutschen Literatur.

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The series Studien zur deutschen Literatur (Studies in German Literature) presents outstanding analyses of German-speaking literature from the early modern period to the present day. It particularly  Read more...

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