Jorge Luis Borges Quote

"Wakefield" prefigures Franz Kafka, but the latter modifies, and sharpens, the reading of "Wakefield." The debt is mutual; a great writer creates his or her precursors. He or she creates them and in some fashion justifies them.


"Nathaniel Hawthorne" - Other Inquisitions (1952)

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Wakefield prefigures Franz Kafka, but the latter modifies, and sharpens, the reading of Wakefield. The debt is mutual; a great writer creates his or...

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Wakefield prefigures Franz Kafka, but the latter modifies, and sharpens, the reading of Wakefield. The debt is mutual; a great writer creates his or...

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Wakefield prefigures Franz Kafka, but the latter modifies, and sharpens, the reading of Wakefield. The debt is mutual; a great writer creates his or...

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Wakefield prefigures Franz Kafka, but the latter modifies, and sharpens, the reading of Wakefield. The debt is mutual; a great writer creates his or...