Café Kafka

By: Louk Vreeswijk

Mar 18 2018

Tags: ,

Category: Czech Republic, Europe

Leave a comment

Aperture:f/8
Focal Length:38.5mm
ISO:160
Shutter:1/0 sec
Camera:DSC-R1

Several cafés in Prague where Kafka liked to come a century ago with his friend Max Brod do not exist anymore. Instead we now find cafés named after him. If Brod had followed Kafka’s wish and had destroyed his friend’s unpublished manuscripts after his untimely death in 1924, the world would not have known the three masterpieces of this extraordinary, inimitable writer. Thanks to Brod we now have ‘Der Prozess’ (1925), ‘Das Schloss’ (1926) and ‘Amerika’ (1927). And in a way thanks to Brod we can now have a coffee in café Kafka.

ZDE SE 3.7.1883 NARODIL FRANZ KAFKA
Here Franz Kafka was born July 3, 1883

Photo of the week: Café Kafka, Prague, Czech Republic 2007

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: