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Kafka Trivia Hall of Fame

15. (January 2007):  Hunter Gracchus' boat lands to a small Italian town. Do you remember its name? It lands to Riva del Garda. Following readers gave a right answer: Janko Ferk, Willem Bongers, Paolo, maja zdravkovic, Jonathan Bedder, cristina, Paolo PP, Marco Tramontina, Vincenzo Nardi-Dei, Eleonora.

14. (June 2006): What is the first name of Kafka's father? Hermann (in the German form). Correct answers from: Willem Bongers, elettra, Bruce Allain, Axel Vonkollar, maja zdravkovic, Al Aguero, Darío Martínez, Paulo Fernando Teixeira Roda, Simone, Priya, Lisa Martin, Tobias Pollok, stephanie johnson, Vincenzo Nardi-Dei, Geert Moons, Tuvshinzaya Gantulga,  David Wallace Sanders, Dustin Dexter, Mireia, adam, Alexa, Luca Battistini, tay hong seng, K. Jayashri Shetti, Milan Richter, Niels Bokhove (he too!), Iulian Baicus, Gülriz Buberoshlu, Sigrid Schubert, Angela, doris selma, Khalid Mahmoud Hussein, Kiki, Elisabeth, jeffrey jampel, Monika Camovic, Vera, Hervé Soulaire, Ken Hallowell, Maryan Bruce, Terry Beal, karthik, Hans-Evert Renérius, Janko Ferk, Ian Shine, E Kivanc Karacayir, Diego Yisnardez, ABS, Daniel Alejandro, Ole Munksgaard, Sharon McNeely, Judy Brydon, Justin Headd, Kivanc, Andrew MacDonald, Jim Cowan, rica.

13. (November 2005): What is the name of our new advocate, in the first tale of A Country Doctor? Bucephalus.Right answers from: maja zdravkovic, Willem Bongers, Vincenzo Nardi-Dei, Jan Rocho, Robert, Diego Ysnardez, Peter Widlok, Brent Jamison.

12. (August 2005): How many boarders are accepted in the family Samsa after Gregor's metamorphosis? Three boarders. Happy counters were: Willem Bongers, AD MacDonald, Jan Rocho, Patty Moses, Lukasz Felczak, Rob Howe, Vivek Gopal, Wray, marcos d., zora, Arthur, Andrew Osborn, kristin, Uchenna Nwachuku, christian marchlewitz, Melissa Youssef

11. (April 2005) Do you remember the names of the two assistants, which the Castle assigns to the land surveyor K.? They were Arthur and Jeremias. Right answers from: Kathy Omori, Belen Dopico Nouche, JJ, Vincenzo Nardi-Dei, Sabina, Webby, James Webber, maja zdravkovic, Henri Bloemen, Aranda, Jorge Weil


10. (January 2005): Who was Kafka's best friend? Max Brod, of course. Winners: Krystin, Chris Floyd, SW Marlatt, Arcee Carter, belen dopico nouche, Pavel Vanicek, chris, Rachel Gravel, Kathy Omori, jim lowell, Tony G., amtaks, Sergio Rodriguez, Hamza Mohsin, Annie Weinberg, pamela, ralph isaacs, steffy54362, Rob Ruttan, peterhubertpeintner, Rebecca Lilja, Cicero R., John Davies, Vincenzo Nardi-Dei, Paul Steinski, Layla, Dannie Goossens, Terry Ng, Keith Burel, Douglas Rahm, Rob Howe, Melda Pelin Yargiç, Brian, bhaskar prasad, mammen, emd, Maxx McCann.

9. (September 2004): What are Josef K.'s last words in The Trial? «Like a dog!» («Wie ein Hund!»). Correctly echoed his words: Belén Dopico Nouche, simon walsh, Phillip Stosberg, Chris Lindkvist, Ernesto Valencia, David Hart, David Vidaurre, Mike Arsenault, Michael O'Dell, Bayram Butun, tripp j crouse, the white lady, amtaks, Casey Colvin, Marco van der Schuur, egess tiri, Aleksandar Sibinovic, Daniel, Jaron Dosanjh, Angelo, Liga Kalnina, Franz, gorbitum, kathy.omori@fox.com, Calen Walshe, fraeulein buerstner, Stephen C, Scott Evans, Sleazy Pete

8. (June 2004): What is the name of the Painter, who gives Josef K. informations about the Law in The Trial? Titorelli. Winners: molkasmex, Belén Dopico Nouche, Manuel Rodriguez, Mario Henao, matt, Mike McGuire, Tripp J Crouse, Benjamin Itter, Dmitry Epstein, Terence R. Gregory, Don Anderson, Bryan Holland, Bayram Butun, Haifeng, Leandro Duarte, Daniel, Braulio Tavares, Hans-Ulrich Palm, Paul, Kai Thyret, D. Marenco, Tom Ewing, Damian Cerase, Ami Holtzman, Robert, AD

7. (December 2003): In which Kafka novel we know about a Mr. Pollunder? He is to be found in Missing (a.k.a. America, The Man Who Disappeared, Der Verschollene). Right answers from: Brett D. Wheat-Simms, Aristides, Bayram Butun, Stefan Scheiben, Willem Bongers, Andre Cappon, Franco Raiuga, Belén Dopico Nouche, Ricardo Eliezer, Andrew MacDonald, Chris, Christian Kuchen-Verspeiser, Jan Rocho, Vivek Gopal, Bruno Fabri, Christopher Golz, Luis Manuel Zúñiga Reyes, grant, Renzo, Marco F.S.C., Louis D., phryne33, Steele Burrow, matja, D., ela funda yegen

6. (June 2003): She was Kafka's fiancée twice. What's her name? Felice Bauer. Winners: Aristides, MoRi, Ricardo Eliezer, Jim Reinhold, Simon Walsh, Robyn Gardner, Elisabeth Miller, Silla, Alex Liu, Keith Fraser, Danilo Elia, Carlo, Dr. Chani Hinker, Marco Tramontina, Eduardo Andrade Gonzalez, Anna Brew, Mohammed Hashim, Prashant, Beth Thompson, Stacy, Zanvil Perchuk, Ilaria, Sarwar Kumar, Sera, Eva, Brian B., mike, J. D'Urbano, Debra Harte, Kjersten, Kyna Morgan, Jaimie H., Alexandria L., Manuel Antonio, Peter Andreasen, Katrin Uhlig, Amanda, Dave Groeneveld, Tiffany, Eve Cairo, Alessia, Claudia, caroline, Corrine Roberts, Carroll Campbell, Willem Bongers, Barbie, James Mastrocovo, Mahsa, p_euler@hotmail.com, Brett D. Wheat-Simms

5. (February 2003): What's the name of the Count in The Castle? The right name is Westwest. Right answers from: Dillon Guthrie, Joel Branscom, Fabrizio, Alison Kissell, Saar Dayan, Oliver Wareland, a, Reg, KF, cp fo, Mr. Lovegrove, Michael Ahming, Haldun Kokyurk, Ricardo Eliezer, Sarel Fleishman, Bizma, TAS Georges, Eugene Sampson.

4. (October 2002): How does Georg Bendemann die in The Judgment? He kills himself by jumping off a brigde into the river. Right answered by: Luciano Santos, halstiedog@msn.com, Lambrecht, Jarett Reinwald, Aristides Wellis, alexandra, Belen Dopico Nouche, Euphrosyn, John M King, Camille, Rob Lewis, Ty Reynaga, Jared Aiono, Heinz Günter, Som Dalal, Helen Shuttleton, JaeQueen, Evan, hannah, Lee Tatum, DAR, Mike, Ümmühan Namal, David Barker, Tiara, Rev. R. J. Spoon, Dr. Arno Gassmann, Holm, Celeste, laura wiens, Colin Campbell, Vincenzo Nardi-Dei, Peter Schwehheimer, Tim v/d Bijl, Aaron, tuhame, keshishzadek henrik, Ed, Irma, Stefan, Chris B., A. An alternative view was proposed by David22: «He doesn't!! Perhaps he doesn't drop from the bridge to his death, but merely falls into the water and swims away to a new life».

3. (April 2002): What is Karl Rossmann eating, when he meets Robinson again in the Hotel Occidental? He is eating an apple. Right answers from: herif kibar, J.C., Ruben De Baerdemaeker, Dr. Arno Gassmann, Des, Aristides Wellis, Stimpy, Betsy, Nick Tochka, Filip Godyn, Salvatore Borriello, Ty Reynaga, Jacob K., Chris, Iikka Asimont, Alexander.

2. (March 2002): What is the family name of Gregor in «The Metamorphosis»? The correct answer is Samsa. Winners: Marta, Emre Ulkucu, Bayram Butun, Alan, Sara, Flavio F. Bryan, Jennifer Müller, Hunter Smith, MS, Eric Moore, Zach Barnes, Schaeffer DeArmond, Dave Lange, Mary Cartier, Muthos, Marco Tramontina, Erin, les, crystal, roselyn, Tim, Joseph, philip, Julia Lozos, Diana, jak, Susana, george, Catalina, tim, Chad Romney, Lefteris Vamvarakis, ela funda yegen, Cory Maxwell, Shawna Poole, josh cook, Mark Gray-Mendes, Tearaway Lobotomy, woobly lettuce, D. Wester, Camille Akponwei, valerie watson, Mark rago, Isaac, Diane Baldwin, engin, tripp j crouse, Missi ferrick, eric blumrich, Alexander Karim, Paulo, Janelle, Miguel Silva, Concetta Sipione, francesco, Steven.

1. (January 2002): What is the name of K.'s advocate in «The Trial»? The advocate's name is Huld. A correct answer came from: Johnny Velour, Tim v/d Bijl, Levent Torun


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