A Hunger Artist

by: Franz Kafka

Plot Overview Quiz

Further study Plot Overview Quiz

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How long is the hunger artist usually allowed to fast before the impresario stops him?

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Who are especially drawn to watching and talking with the hunger artist?

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What kind of men do the townspeople usually select to ensure that the hunger artist is not eating during the night?

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What does the hunger artist do when he and the impresario dissolve their partnership?

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In his final deathbed confession, the hunger artist says that he only fasted because he could never ___.