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The Resource Kafkaesque : stories inspired by Franz Kafka, edited by John Kessel and James Patrick Kelly

Kafkaesque : stories inspired by Franz Kafka, edited by John Kessel and James Patrick Kelly

Label
Kafkaesque : stories inspired by Franz Kafka
Title
Kafkaesque
Title remainder
stories inspired by Franz Kafka
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Kessel and James Patrick Kelly
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The editors bring together a collection of fiction by authors influenced and inspired by Franz Kafka and his work, accompanied by the authors' perspectives on Kafka's writing, influence and legacy
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10036774
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
808.83/83
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1883-1924
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  • Kessel, John
  • Kelly, James P.
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True
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  • Kafka, Franz
  • Kafka, Franz
Target audience
adult
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stories inspired by Franz Kafka
Label
Kafkaesque : stories inspired by Franz Kafka, edited by John Kessel and James Patrick Kelly
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Most selections previously published
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • The cockroach hat
  • Terry Bisson
  • Hymenoptera
  • Michael Blumlein
  • The lottery in Babylon
  • Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Andrew Hurley
  • The big garage
  • T. Coraghessan Boyle
  • The jackdaw's last case
  • Paul Di Filippo
  • Introduction :
  • Report to the men's club
  • Carol Emshwiller
  • Bright morning
  • Jeffrey Ford
  • The rapid advance of sorrow
  • Theodora Goss
  • Stable strategies for middle management
  • Eileen Gunn
  • The handler
  • Damon Knight
  • stories after Kafka
  • Receding horizon
  • Jonathan Lethem and Carter Scholz
  • A hunger artist
  • David Mairowitz and Robert Crumb
  • 'I always wanted you to admire my fasting,' or, Looking at Kafka
  • Philip Roth
  • The 57th Franz Kafka
  • Rudy Rucker
  • The amount to carry
  • Carter Scholz
  • John Kessel and James Patrick Kelly
  • Kafka in Brontëland
  • Tamar Yellin
  • Kafka chronology
  • A hunger artist
  • Franz Kafka ; translated by John Kessel
  • The drowned giant
  • J. G. Ballard
Control code
ocn721882198
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
283 p.
Isbn
9781616960490
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)721882198
Label
Kafkaesque : stories inspired by Franz Kafka, edited by John Kessel and James Patrick Kelly
Publication
Note
Most selections previously published
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • The cockroach hat
  • Terry Bisson
  • Hymenoptera
  • Michael Blumlein
  • The lottery in Babylon
  • Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Andrew Hurley
  • The big garage
  • T. Coraghessan Boyle
  • The jackdaw's last case
  • Paul Di Filippo
  • Introduction :
  • Report to the men's club
  • Carol Emshwiller
  • Bright morning
  • Jeffrey Ford
  • The rapid advance of sorrow
  • Theodora Goss
  • Stable strategies for middle management
  • Eileen Gunn
  • The handler
  • Damon Knight
  • stories after Kafka
  • Receding horizon
  • Jonathan Lethem and Carter Scholz
  • A hunger artist
  • David Mairowitz and Robert Crumb
  • 'I always wanted you to admire my fasting,' or, Looking at Kafka
  • Philip Roth
  • The 57th Franz Kafka
  • Rudy Rucker
  • The amount to carry
  • Carter Scholz
  • John Kessel and James Patrick Kelly
  • Kafka in Brontëland
  • Tamar Yellin
  • Kafka chronology
  • A hunger artist
  • Franz Kafka ; translated by John Kessel
  • The drowned giant
  • J. G. Ballard
Control code
ocn721882198
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
283 p.
Isbn
9781616960490
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)721882198

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