Existentialism Paper – assignment objectives: You will compose a 5 page paper that applies some of the existential theory we have studied to an analysis of Franz Kafka?s The Trial. You should aim to develop an interpretive thesis that emphasizes an aspect of the assigned text(s) that genuinely interests or challenges you. You should also aim for clarity, good organization, and careful preparation. Overall, this assignment aims to promote your ability to think productively, synthetically, and creatively about provocative literary and philosophical texts.