A Country Doctor

Franz Kafka (1883 — 1924) was an iconic early twentieth-century writer of German-Jewish descent who lived in Prague (then part of Bohemia). Kafka’s nightmarish, disturbing work— the novels The Trial (1925), The Castle (1926) and Amerika (1927), as well as short stories like  “The Metamorphosis” (1915) and the story reprinted in The Weird, “In the Penal Colony” […]