1st Edition

Franz Kafka, The Jewish Patient

By Sander Gilman Copyright 1996

    This is the first book about Kafka that uses the writer's medical records. Gillman explores the relation of the body to cultural myths, and brings a unique and fascinating perspective to Kafka's life and writings.

    1 On Difference Language and Mice 2 Kafka's Body in the Mirror of His Culture 3 Males on Trial 4 Tuberculosis as a Test Case 5 Conclusion


    Sander Gilman