Franz Kafka's "The Metamorphosis" Book Review by cee-cee

Franz Kafka's "The Metamorphosis"
An analysis of Frank Kafka's short story "The Metamorphosis", which has implications for everyone who reads it, even today.
# 107701 | 1,392 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Sep 10, 2008 in Literature (European (other))

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This paper introduces and analyzes the dark short story "The Metamorphosis" by Franz Kafka. Specifically, it discusses the theme of isolation in the story, as Gregor's character is tragic and hopeless, and is eventually an outcast from his family.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Bloom, Harold, ed. Franz Kafka's 'The Metamorphosis.' New York: Chelsea House, 1988.
  • Kafka, Franz. Selected Short Stories of Franz Kafka. Trans. Willa Muir and Edwin Muir. New York: Modern Library, 1952.
  • Olsen, Eric. "The Labyrinth Within: Franz Kafka and the Predicament of Modern Man." World and I, Volume: 19, Issue: 6, June 2004.

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