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Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.
Focus on Kafka's literary, theatrical, political, historical, religious, personal and intellectual environment and its impact on his literary productions. Topics of discussion include: the individual versus hierarchical systems (state, law, bureaucracy); the individual and the arts (music, theater, literature); writing between life and death; finding a home in language; the animal in the human; the body between pain and pleasure; writing between wars. Seminar will also explore Kafka's enormous impact on modern film, drama and literature. Readings include his short stories and one novel.
When Offered Fall or Spring.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: one course at the GERST 3000-3209 level or placement by examination.
Distribution Category (LA-AS, ALC-AS)
Language Requirement Satisfies Option 1.
Comments Readings and discussion in German.
Regular Academic Session.
Credits and Grading Basis
4 Credits Stdnt Opt(Letter or S/U grades)
Class Number & Section Details
- MW Sibley Hall 211
- Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
Instruction Mode: In Person
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