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Harvard Studies in Comparative Literature 44

The Way of Oblivion

Heraclitus and Kafka

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ISBN 9780674948037

Publication Date: 10/15/1998


  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Translations and Conventions
  • Introduction
  • I. Heraclitus
    • Heraclitus in Context
    • The Heraclitean Way in Plato’s Republic
    • Heidegger’s Way of Waylessness
    • Heidegger and Heraclitus
  • II. Transition
    • Blanchot’s Introduction to the Reading of Kafka
  • III. Kafka
    • Kafka’s Way of Transcendence
    • The Trajectory of Kafka’s Judgment
    • Through Oblivion to Afterlife
  • Conclusion
  • Index

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