Loretta Barnard

Know Who You’re Googling: Franz Kafka

Photo credit: CSU Archives / Everett Collection / Rex Features
The term "Kafkaesque" is bandied about the round table of discussion, but what the hell does it mean? And what of the man's body of work?   How’s this for a story? One morning, Gregor Samsa wakes up and discovers he’s a huge insect. He tries to get out of bed but it’s too hard because “he had only numerous little legs which never stopped ... Read the full article
Loretta Barnard

Loretta Barnard is an Australian freelance writer and editor who, in a long career, has done almost everything possible in the book publishing industry. These days she actively pursues her love of music, literature and theatre, and is something of wannabe roving ambassador for the creative and performing arts.