TITLE

Missing Corpses: The Deconstructive Mysteries of James Purdy and Franz Kafka

AUTHOR(S)
Brantlinger, Patrick
PUB. DATE
September 1986
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Fall1986, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the structural features of mysteries in the novels "The Nephew," by James Purdy and "The Trial," by Franz Kafka. Defining generic trait of mysteries; Mysteries exhibited by the characters in Purdy's novel; Views of Kafka on detective stories.
ACCESSION #
15768239

 

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