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The Resource Kafka's creatures : animals, hybrids, and other fantastic beings, edited by Marc Lucht and Donna Yarri

Kafka's creatures : animals, hybrids, and other fantastic beings, edited by Marc Lucht and Donna Yarri

Label
Kafka's creatures : animals, hybrids, and other fantastic beings
Title
Kafka's creatures
Title remainder
animals, hybrids, and other fantastic beings
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marc Lucht and Donna Yarri
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kafka''s Creatures: Animals, Hybrids, and Other Fantastic Beings is an interdisciplinary collection of essays on Franz Kafka''s use of non-human creatures in his writings. It is written from a variety of interpretive perspectives and highlights diverse ways of understanding how Kafka''s use of these creatures illuminate his work in general
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
833/.912
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PT2621.A26
LC item number
Z76125 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lucht, Marc
  • Yarri, Donna
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kafka, Franz
  • Animals in literature
  • Animals, Mythical, in literature
  • Human-animal relationships in literature
  • Kafka, Franz
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Animals in literature
  • Animals, Mythical, in literature
  • Human-animal relationships in literature
Label
Kafka's creatures : animals, hybrids, and other fantastic beings, edited by Marc Lucht and Donna Yarri
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Marc Lucht -- Kafka's hybrids: thinking animals and mirrored humans / Margot Norris -- "Czechs, Jews and dogs not allowed": identity, boundary, and moral stance in Kafka's "A crossbreed" and "Jackals and Arabs" / Hadea Nell Kriesberg -- De-allegorizing Kafka's ape: two animalistic contexts / Naama Harel -- Agents of the forgotten: animals as the vehicles of shame in Kafka / Tahia Thaddeus Reynaga -- The difficult task of being real: Odradek, the kittenlamb, and the historical individual / Eleanor Helms -- Consolation in your neighbor's fur: on Kafka's animal parables / Burkhard Müller -- Crowds, animality, and aesthetic language in Kafka's "Josephine" / Thomas H. Ford -- Performative emotion in Kafka's "Josephine, the singer; or, the mouse folks," and Freud's "The creative writer and daydreaming" / Andrea Baer -- The power of the look: Franz Kafka's "The cares of a family man" / Esther K. Bauer -- Four hands good, two hands bad / Tom Tyler -- Who identified the animal? Hybridity and body politics in Kafka's "The metamorphosis" and Amerika (The man who disappeared) / Melissa De Bruyker -- The portrait of an armor-plated sign: reimagining Samsa's exoskeleton / Dean Swinford -- Extraterrestrial Kafka: ahead to the graphic novel / Henry Sussman -- Index to Kafka's use of creatures in his writings / Donna Yarri
Control code
665817464
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 296 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739143964
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)665817464
Label
Kafka's creatures : animals, hybrids, and other fantastic beings, edited by Marc Lucht and Donna Yarri
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Marc Lucht -- Kafka's hybrids: thinking animals and mirrored humans / Margot Norris -- "Czechs, Jews and dogs not allowed": identity, boundary, and moral stance in Kafka's "A crossbreed" and "Jackals and Arabs" / Hadea Nell Kriesberg -- De-allegorizing Kafka's ape: two animalistic contexts / Naama Harel -- Agents of the forgotten: animals as the vehicles of shame in Kafka / Tahia Thaddeus Reynaga -- The difficult task of being real: Odradek, the kittenlamb, and the historical individual / Eleanor Helms -- Consolation in your neighbor's fur: on Kafka's animal parables / Burkhard Müller -- Crowds, animality, and aesthetic language in Kafka's "Josephine" / Thomas H. Ford -- Performative emotion in Kafka's "Josephine, the singer; or, the mouse folks," and Freud's "The creative writer and daydreaming" / Andrea Baer -- The power of the look: Franz Kafka's "The cares of a family man" / Esther K. Bauer -- Four hands good, two hands bad / Tom Tyler -- Who identified the animal? Hybridity and body politics in Kafka's "The metamorphosis" and Amerika (The man who disappeared) / Melissa De Bruyker -- The portrait of an armor-plated sign: reimagining Samsa's exoskeleton / Dean Swinford -- Extraterrestrial Kafka: ahead to the graphic novel / Henry Sussman -- Index to Kafka's use of creatures in his writings / Donna Yarri
Control code
665817464
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 296 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739143964
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)665817464

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