Franz Kafka

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Franz Kafka
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Kafka in 1906
Born3 Julie 1883(1883-07-03)
Prague, Bohemie,
Austrick-Hungary
(nou Czech Republic)
Died3 Juin 1924(1924-06-03) (aged 40)
Klosterneuburg, Lawer Austrick, Austrick
CitizenshipAustrick-Hungary, Czechoslovakie[1][2]
Alma materGerman Charles-Ferdinand Varsity in Prague
Thrift
  • Novelist
  • Short story writer
  • Insurance officer
Notable wirk(s)
StyleModrenism
Parents
  • Hermann Kafka
  • Julie Kafka (née Löwy)
SignaturFranz Kafka's signature.svg

Franz Kafka[lower-alpha 1] (3 Julie 1883 – 3 Juin 1924) wis a German-leid writer o novelles an short stories wha is widely regairdit as ane o the major figurs o 20t-century leeteratur.

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  1. German pronunciation: [fʁant͡s ˈkafkaː]; Czech pronunciation: [ˈfrant͡s ˈkafka]; in Czech he wis sometimes cried František Kafka (Czech pronunciation: [ˈfrancɪʃɛk ˈkafka]); Inglis pronunciation: (Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary: "Kafka").

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Bibliografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Koelb, Clayton (2010). Kafka: A Guide for the Perplexed. Chippenham, Wiltshire: Continuum International Publishing Group. ISBN 978-0-8264-9579-2.
  • "Who is citizen? Guide to Czech citizenship in 1918 – 1949". Embassy of the Czech Republic in Tel Aviv. 25 October 2012. Retrieved 17 June 2013.