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Philosophy and Kafka

Philosophy and Kafka The relationship of philosophy with Kafka s oeuvre is complex It has been argued that Kafka s novels and stories defy philosophic extrapolation conversely it has also been suggested that precisely th

  • Title: Philosophy and Kafka
  • Author: Brendan Moran Carlo Salzani
  • ISBN: 9780739180891
  • Page: 386
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The relationship of philosophy with Kafka s oeuvre is complex It has been argued that Kafka s novels and stories defy philosophic extrapolation conversely, it has also been suggested that precisely the tendency of Kafka s writings to elude discursive solution is itself a philosophical tendency, one that is somehow contributing to a wiser relationship of human beings withThe relationship of philosophy with Kafka s oeuvre is complex It has been argued that Kafka s novels and stories defy philosophic extrapolation conversely, it has also been suggested that precisely the tendency of Kafka s writings to elude discursive solution is itself a philosophical tendency, one that is somehow contributing to a wiser relationship of human beings with language These matters are the focus of the proposed volume on Philosophy and Kafka The proposed collection brings together essays that interrogate the relationship of philosophy and Kafka, and offer new and original interpretations The volume obviously cannot claim completeness, but it partially does justice to the multiplicity of philosophical issues and philosophical interpretations at stake This variety informs the composition of the volume itself A number of essays focus on specific philosophical commentaries on Kafka s work, from Adorno s to Agamben s, from Arendt s to Benjamin s, from Deleuze and Guattari s to Derrida s A number of essays consider the possible relevance of certain philosophical outlooks for examining Kafka s writings here Kafka s name goes alongside those of Socrates, Kant, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Wittgenstein, Buber, Heidegger, Blanchot, and Levinas Finally, a number of essays consider Kafka s writings in terms of a specific philosophical theme, such as communication and subjectivity, language and meaning, knowledge and truth, the human animal divide, justice, and freedom In all contributions to the volume, such themes, motifs, and interpretations arise To varying degrees, all essays are concerned with the relationship of literature and philosophy, and thus with the philosophical significance of Kafka s writings.

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