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Franz Kafka

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The Trial | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of Franz Kafka's The Trial. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to The Trial that you may enjoy.

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Clark, Philip. "Franz Kafka's The Trial: Musings on Life & Literature." Philip Clark, 2013.

Dienert, Herbert. "Kafka's Parable 'Before the Law': An Interpretation." Cornell University, 1964.

Glen, Patrick. J. "The Deconstruction and Reification of Law in Franz Kafka's 'Before the Law' and The Trial." University of Southern California, n.d.

Golding, William. Franz Kafka's The Trial. Chelsea, 1987.

Kafka, Franz. Metamorphosis. Norton, 2015.

Lam, Natalie. "Reaching for the Axe: Kafka and the Language of Power." Boston University, 2009.

Course Hero. "The Trial Infographic." Course Hero. 22 June 2017. Web. 14 Nov. 2018. <>.

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