Poesia/Theoria 201701 — Updates

Watch this space for updates to course work, readings, assignments — and just cool stuff we think you should know about. Like this:

Here is a facing edition of The Divine Comedy, a central intertext for Djuna Barnes’ Nightwood.

Hannah Arendt on “Personal Responsibility Under Dictatorship:” Better to Suffer Than Collaborate

A new animated adaptation of “Before the Law”! Be aware that it takes real liberties with the Kafka text, but it is a very interesting spin. Check it out!

Baudelaire — lets-beat-up-the-poor (English)

Baudelaire — assommons-les-pauvres (French)

Link to Kafka’s “The Hunger Artist”

Link to Kafka’s “Before the Law”


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