Research Points:
Kafka’s Influences:

  • Prague
    • Jewish Ghetto
  • WW1 and revolution
  • Legal work

Macro-Micro Histories:

  • Big Events where you concentrate on the small ones.
e.g. Big Event of winning the war shown through a personal story

Narrative Structure

  • Change in relationships through out book
    • Stress of a changing world which you have no control over but it is directly affecting your life.
  • Lack of control and helplessness.

radical shift from world events and the “banality” of the everyday life.

Huge world events but you are focused on the common place.