in partnership with San Diego State University
About the EventAdventures by the Book is pleased to partner with San Diego State University for a Kafka Adventure with acclaimed Kafka Biographer, Reiner Stach.
Dr. Stach is considered the authority on paramount literary figure, Franz Kafka, having written five detailed biographies on the life and art of the man behind The Metamorphosis. His recent publications include a playful compendium of odd "finds" about Kafka: Is that Kafka? 99 Finds and the third volume of his monumental, award-winning Kafka Biography series. Kafka: The Early Years offers an unmatched account of how a boy who grew up in an old Central European monarchy became a writer who helped create modern literature.Don't miss these two afternoon lectures by the man who has set the standard for the writing of literary biographies. At 12:30 pm, Dr. Reiner Stach will speak on "The Making of a Monumental Biography" and at 3:30 pm he will discuss "Kafka's Modernity". Join us for this remarkable opportunity to learn the secrets behind Kafka from a leading expert.