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Essays by

Andrea Haslanger

 

The White Ribbon

In 1914, Kafka wrote a story— unpublished in his lifetime—called “The Village Schoolmaster,” which chronicles the efforts of a local schoolmaster to document the appearance of a gigantic mole in a German village. The similarity between Kafka’s story and The White Ribbon, the recent film by Michael Haneke …

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