I am reading "The Metamorphosis" with my Intro to Lit students. It is one surly piece of work. And resonant for anyone who has had to recreate themselves or been involuntarily recreated by circumstance. We all wake up as insects at least once in our lives, helpless, leg-twitching, chitinous instinctoids driven by circumstance into our bughood.
Here's a copy of the e-text which I would like to annotate by voice for students.