A new selection of some of Kafka’s short prose is being published by Archipelago in a translation by Peter Wortsman. Titled Konundrum: Selected Prose of Franz Kafka, the book comprises stories, journals and letters, as well as including “The Transformation”, more commonly known as “The Metamorphosis”. The book is coming out Oct 18.
On Oct 20, Wortsman and poet and critic Geoffrey O’Brien will be at the Community Bookstore in Brooklyn to speak about Kafka, the book and more.
All info about the event can be found here
Read three pieces from the book in the Paris Review blog here