Czech Literature

Czech literature is the literature written by Czechs or other inhabitants of the Czech state, mostly in the Czech language, although other languages like Old Church Slavonic, Latin or German have been also used, especially in the past. Modern authors from the Czech territory who wrote in other languages (e.g. German) are however sometimes considered separately, thus Franz Kafka, for example, who wrote in German (though he was also fluent in Czech), is often considered part of Austrian or German literature.
Czech literature is divided into several main time periods: the Middle Ages; the Hussite
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The Prague Sonata
Indians on Vacation
Listopád
Trhlina
Soulbinder (Spellslinger, #4)
Hana
The Trick
Naslouchač (Naslouchač, #1)
Šikmý kostel: románová kronika ztraceného města (léta 1894 - 1921)
Aristokratka a vlna zločinnosti na zámku Kostka (Aristokratka, #4)
Probudím se na Šibuji
The Last Palace: Europe's Turbulent Century in Five Lives and One Legendary House
Věci, na které nastal čas
Plachetnice na vinětách
Prague Spring
The Unbearable Lightness of Being
The Metamorphosis
The Trial
Too Loud a Solitude
The Book of Laughter and Forgetting
The Good Soldier Švejk
The Joke
Closely Watched Trains
War with the Newts
Immortality
I Served the King of England
The Castle
R.U.R.
Laughable Loves
Diagrame by Saşa PanăDay Equals Night by Valeria NarbikovaAlbin Brunovsky by Albín BrunovskýKleine Vera by Marija ChmelikUkrainian Futurism, 1914-1930 by Oleh S. Ilnytzkyj
Bulge Area
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Crash Course in Slavic Literature
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Saturnin by Zdeněk Jirotka
Czech Literature
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Kytka Hilmar-Jezek
We also learned our own history and I was so grateful that such richness comes from our family stories. Now we will forever remember the day that a Russian cellist spoke the heart of Czech people. Rostropovich loved Prague and so he viewed that performance as a personal tragedy.
Kytka Hilmar-Jezek, CELLOGIRLS: Identity and Transformation in 2CELLOS Fan Culture

Ota Pavel
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