načítání...
nákupní košík
Košík

je prázdný
a
b

Kniha: Kafka's Last Trial: The Case of a Literary Legacy - Benjamin Balint

Kafka's Last Trial: The Case of a Literary Legacy
-11%
sleva

Kniha: Kafka's Last Trial: The Case of a Literary Legacy
Autor: Benjamin Balint

Kafka's Last Trial begins with Kafka's last instruction to his closest friend, Max Brod: to destroy all his remaining papers upon his death. But when the moment arrived in 1924, Brod could not ... (celý popis)
Titul doručujeme za 6 pracovních dní
Jazyk: anglicky
Vaše cena s DPH:  669 Kč 595
+
-
rozbalKdy zboží dostanu
19,8
bo za nákup
rozbalVýhodné poštovné: 29Kč
rozbalOsobní odběr zdarma


hodnoceni - 0%hodnoceni - 0%hodnoceni - 0%hodnoceni - 0%hodnoceni - 0%   celkové hodnocení
0 hodnocení + 0 recenzí

Specifikace
Médium / forma: Tištěná kniha
Rok vydání: 2018
Počet stran: 279
Rozměr: 25 cm
Úprava: ilustrace
Vydání: First edition
Skupina třídění: Německá literatura
Soukromé právo
Jazyk: anglicky
Vazba: měkká
EAN: 9781324001317
Popis

Kafka's Last Trial begins with Kafka's last instruction to his closest friend, Max Brod: to destroy all his remaining papers upon his death. But when the moment arrived in 1924, Brod could not bring himself to burn the unpublished works of the man he considered a literary genius--even a saint. Instead, Brod devoted his life to championing Kafka's writing, rescuing his legacy from obscurity and physical destruction. The story of Kafka's posthumous life is itself Kafkaesque. By the time of Brod's own death in Tel Aviv in 1968, Kafka's major works had been published, transforming the once little-known writer into a pillar of literary modernism. Yet Brod left a wealth of still-unpublished papers to his secretary, who sold some, held on to the rest, and then passed the bulk of them on to her daughters, who in turn refused to release them. An international legal battle erupted to determine which country could claim ownership of Kafka's work: Israel, where Kafka dreamed of living but never entered, or Germany, where Kafka's three sisters perished in the Holocaust? Benjamin Balint offers a gripping account of the controversial trial in Israeli courts--brimming with dilemmas legal, ethical, and political--that determined the fate of Kafka's manuscripts. Deeply informed, with sharply drawn portraits and a remarkable ability to evoke a time and place, Kafka's Last Trial is at once a brilliant biographical portrait of a literary genius, and the story of two countries whose national obsessions with overcoming the traumas of the past came to a head in a hotly contested trial for the right to claim the literary legacy of one of our modern masters. About the Author Benjamin Balint is a library fellow at the Van Leer Institute in Jerusalem. He has written for The Wall Street Journal, The Weekly Standard, and Die Zeit, and his translations from the Hebrew have appeared in The New Yorker. (the case of a literary legacy)

Předmětná hesla
Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924
Brod, Max, 1884-1968
Pražská německá literatura -- 20. století
Literární pozůstalost -- 20.-21. století
Řízení o dědictví -- 20.-21. století
Soudní spory -- Izrael -- 21. století
Soudní spory -- Německo -- 21. století
Kniha je zařazena v kategoriích
Benjamin Balint - další tituly autora:
 
Recenze a komentáře k titulu
Zatím žádné recenze.




       
Knihkupectví Knihy.ABZ.cz - online prodej | ABZ Knihy, a.s.
ABZ knihy, a.s.
 
 
 

Knihy.ABZ.cz - knihkupectví online -  © 2004-2019 - ABZ ABZ knihy, a.s. TOPlist