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A worthy revisit of the plight of Gregor Samsa from a postmodernist perspective. In a unique and brilliant inspiration, Lance Olsen shifts perspective in each chapter to include the voices of Gregor’s mother, sister, boss and cook (among others: a would-be author downstairs who may be the young Kafka himself, and a young woman in contemporary London reading "The Metamorphosis" for a university class assignment.) Highly recommended!
posted Mar 7, 2013 at 4:00PM
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main characters Gregor Samsa
Hates his job; his family's sole breadwinner; provided his parents and sisters with comfortable lives; dreamt of sending his sister to study violin; awakes one morning to find himself transformed into a bug; torn between his human wants and emotions and his insect needs.
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Insecure; reading Kafka's The Metamorphosis; grandparents are missing.

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