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dale-estey's picture
Mar.11.2012
Kafka and his work have been the font of many an artistic genre  over the years. This is the first I know of him being appropriated by a rock group. All power to Borderville, say I - it is quite the border to cross. Franz Kafka in 1906. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Borderville headline...
mare-cromwell's picture
Jan.04.2012
So it is January 2012. I closed on my house in early December, shut down my gardening business in Baltimore, and have moved into an unintentional community of single women with children in the mountains of Western Maryland. I’m the sole woman without a child.   We share a house together and...
angela-lam-turpin's picture
Oct.02.2011
Lately, I’ve been feeling like a character in Franz Kafka’s “Metamorphosis.”  I do not feel like the parents, who pretend their son is still their son even though he has grown into a monstrous caterpillar.  I do not feel like the boss, who fires the son for not showing up to work because...
luke-james's picture
Sep.27.2011
Jonathan Franzen 1 The reader is a friend, not an adversary, not a spectator. 2 Fiction that isn't an author's personal adventure into the frightening or the unknown isn't worth writing for anything but money. 3 Never use the word "then" as a conjunction – we have "and" for this purpose...
dale-estey's picture
Sep.27.2011
Photograph of a very young Franz Kafka TIP Opens 115th Season With Berkoff Adaptation of Kafka's Metamorphosis TIP opens its 115th season with the Steven Berkoff adaptation of the Kafka classic "Metamorphosis" directed by Davina McFadyen, making her TIP directorial debut. Steven Berkoff...
dale-estey's picture
May.02.2011
Kafka und die aus Wien stammende, drei Jahre jüngere Hansi Juliane Szokoll (© Archiv   Superb theatre outside the box\ by ANNE MANYARA   The weeklong Europe Theatre Prize programme concluded on Sunday April 17, with the awards ceremony held at the Alexandrinsky Theatre in the picturesque city...
dale-estey's picture
Dec.04.2010
Original Book Cover          Anatomy of a Scene: 'Metamorphosis'The actor Gisli Orn Gardarsson narrates a look at his performance in an adaptation of Franz Kafka’s novel, presented at the Brooklyn Academy of Music by the Lyric Hammersmith of London and Vesturport Theater of Reykjavik. Related...
dale-estey's picture
Dec.04.2010
Original Book Cover          Anatomy of a Scene: 'Metamorphosis'The actor Gisli Orn Gardarsson narrates a look at his performance in an adaptation of Franz Kafka’s novel, presented at the Brooklyn Academy of Music by the Lyric Hammersmith of London and Vesturport Theater of Reykjavik. Related...
louise-young's picture
May.19.2010
Distracted by some half-heard sound, I glance up from my paper and out toward the lake.  My off-hand gaze is snared by a big-tooth aspen sapling, head-high and leafless, that shivers in the mid afternoon breeze.  Sunlight glints obliquely from a couple of the bare branches.  I blink my eyes, focus...
SharonWalling's picture
Apr.25.2010
I saw a caterpillar yesterday. He was clinging to the wall by the front door. I haven't seen a caterpillar in awhile...years. This morning he was 75% encased in his cocoon. I was taken back to my childhood. Amazed at the wonder of nature, as a child I spent time in the garden, up in a tree, holding...