The Diaries of Franz Kafka: 1910-1923 Franz Kafka
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Next thing I know I'm sitting in a reading chair with Franz Kafka's diaries in my lap. Kafka's nightmares of dehumanization, bureaucratic labyrinths, and totalitarian society have much in common with the works of George Orwell (Nineteen Eighty-Four, World War I stopped Kafka's productivity as a novelist and short story writer, but he continued to write letters and diaries. What will be my fate as a writer is very simple. Czech-born German-speaking writer whose posthumously published novels express the alienation of 20th century man. Date each entry and when the material is used in something else, put a line through the page. They are talking about vermin and corns. Franz Kafka, Diaries 1910-1923 (Schocken Classics, 1988). Franz Kafka, January 6, 1915, from Diaries: 1910–1923. Keep a Journal for Ideas, Exercises, Notes. The dance class next door is practicing their bodies. 199: In the next room my mother is entertaining the L. From Franz Kafka: The Diaries 1910-1923, ed.