Rating: 2/3. Franz Kafka is seen as many things, author, genius, national treasure, but also friend. Peričić ventures into this last aspect of the Bohemian writer’s life and particularly into his strong friendship with Max Brod…
Books are products. They’re a highly creative part of the author, but their success is still determined by sales and readership.
Rating: 2/3. 12 short stories, 12 shrewd views into disturbing modern society.
The most important question, however, is what such literature is supposed to do for readers, the reason for the publishing industry’s very existence.