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The trial

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Josef K, 30, lives in a large town in an unspecified country. He is summonsed to answer a charge and appears in the court room for his trial. Franz Kafka evokes all the reality of trial without any of the specifics in a society that seems to have degraded into chaos: squalid environment, rats, yellow liquid shooting out of a hole in the wall. Guards, claustrophobia, anxiety ? this is a gripping story and an allegory of modern life. This text remains just as relevant a century after it was written. Rupert Degas reads a new translation by David Whiting.
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Full title trial
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Last Update 2018-05-23 23:18:59PM
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subject_facet Allegories, Audiobooks, Trials -- Fiction
title_display The trial
title_full The Trial, The trial / Franz Kafka ; translated by David Wyllie, The trial / Franz Kafka ; translated from the German by Willa and Edwin Muir ; revised, and with additional material translated by E.M. Butler ; with excerpts from Kafka's diaries ; drawings by Franz Kafka, The trial / Franz Kafka ; translated from the German by Willa and Edwin Muir ; revised, and with additional notes, by E.M. Butler ; introduced by George Steiner, The trial / Franz Kafka ; translated from the German by Willa and Edwin Muir ; revised, with additional notes, by E. M. Butler ; introduced by George Steiner, The trial [electronic resource] / Franz Kafka, The trial [sound recording] / Franz Kafka
title_short The trial
topic_facet Allegories, Audiobooks, Classic Literature, Fiction, Suspense, Trials