Document Of Learning

This doc is a recap for me, detailing all the things I learned. First off, my library post and the respective trip. This was the thing that started my entire eminent project. Funnily enough, I started out my project with an entirely different person. I had originally chosen Mahatma Ghandi, but I changed my person about a week after. I switched because there just wasn’t much to say about the guy. His life had no.. Read More

Eminent Speech Draft, and Final

Draft: Intro: We are gathered here today to mourn the passing of our beloved Franz Kafka. I am honoured that out of all the good people in his family, you chose me, Max Brod, to give a eulogy on Franz’s accomplishments and personality. I hope that I will be able to represent him as well as his sister and mother have done before me.   “When Gregor Samsa woke up one morning from unsettling dreams,.. Read More

My Learning Center!

This is my learning centre post! My main goal for this was to recreate the place where my author gained his eminence, his writing desk. I took a few pictures of me in the act of explaining my center and some things about Franz Kafka, and included a picture of the center itself.     Here I am, talking to a visitor about some of Kafka’s personal connections to his work.   I’m putting up.. Read More

My Kafka Interview!

Here is my transcript from my interview. Keep in mind that I interviewed a professor of literature who lives in Chile, so I need to translate the text, so I can’t really put the original messages here, since it would be hard for most people to understand. Keeping that in mind, parts of the interview transcript won’t be as clear or have the fullest effect as they might in their original language, and some parts.. Read More


During Eminent, I wanted to use a variety of sources. I had an advantage since my person was a writer. I could read his novels to get a better understanding of who he was. Here is one of the novels I read that Kafka wrote. I used this source to kind of get an understanding of what Kafka Another of Kafka’s books can be found here. Some sources I used for the more bibliographical portion… Read More