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The Judgment

Published in 1913, "The Judgment" is a short story penned by Franz Kafka. The title, derived from the judgment placed on the main character Georg Bendemann, is presented in an incongruous manner...

Latest answer posted August 5, 2018 2:44 am UTC

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The Judgment

"The Judgement" by Franz Kafka is a semi-autobiographical tale of a young man who faces his father's harsh judgment and is sentenced to drowning. It finds a universal application through its...

Latest answer posted January 4, 2018 4:32 pm UTC

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The Judgment

This story has been interpreted as a struggle between a young man and his father. This could loosely be seen as a generational war, although a psychoanalytic interpretation is valid as well in the...

Latest answer posted May 27, 2015 11:43 pm UTC

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The Judgment

In Franz Kafka's short story "The Judgment," Georg Bendemann, "a young merchant," has a disagreement with his authoritative father. Georg aims to speak to his father about a friend who has recently...

Latest answer posted June 28, 2018 6:41 pm UTC

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The Judgment

The main character of "The Judgment" is Georg Bendemann. Kafka's protagonist is portrayed as a young man who has taken over his father's business, is about to be married, and has maintained a...

Latest answer posted July 15, 2021 9:11 pm UTC

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