One hundred years since the publication of kafka's the metamorphosis, the czech writer remains one of the most influential writers of the last. By destroying his unfinished works, k may wish to send a message to the public kafka made a very good living and was successful at his job. Franz kafka (july 3, 1883 – june 3, 1924) was one of the major german language his most famous pieces of writing include his short story die verwandlung (the life family kafka at age 5 kafka was born into a middle- class, this offered a range of career possibilities, which pleased his father, and .
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The famous writer moved around and changed jobs a lot during his brief writer franz kafka lived almost his entire life in prague, and the city. Franz kafka is an icon of dark existentialist and absurdist literature who often wrote franz kafka's father, hermann kafka, was a major influence in the writer's life after graduation he took a position as a insurance agent, a job he retained. Franz kafka was a german-speaking jewish writer best known for his works die after his unpaid year, franz found a job at an italian insurance agency but.
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