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COULD WE CALL NABOKOV’S “LOLITA” AN EXERCISE OF DISTRACTION?

Some clarifications about a well-known writer Once someone stated that Gregor Samsa, the protagonist of Kafka’s The Metamorphosis, didn’t turn into the well-known cockroach, but rather into a beetle. This “clarification” might not change Kafka’s work that much. Yet, if Gregor Samsa had turned into a big beetle, it would mean that he would have … Leggi tutto COULD WE CALL NABOKOV’S “LOLITA” AN EXERCISE OF DISTRACTION?