Kafka Knew Much More Hebrew than Previously Realized https://mosaicmagazine.com/observation/arts-culture/2019/08/kafka-knew-much-more-hebrew-than-previously-realized/

A letter from recently opened archives of the great writer makes clear how seriously he took the language, and by extension a possible move to Palestine.

August 21, 2019 | Philologos
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Franz Kafka’s Hebrew vocabulary notebook at Israel’s National Library in Jerusalem in 2014. AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner.

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