By Agata Szczeszak-Brewer
Students and students of Conrad, twentieth-century literature, and modernism will have fun with the transparent, available prose via nineteen across the world well-known individuals who procedure Conrad in several methods, from postcolonial and ecocritical views, via explorations of gender, to psychoanalysis, narrative thought, and political research. starting with a biographical creation by means of Szczeszak-Brewer, the gathering bargains an essay outlining the cultural and old contexts that encouraged Conrad’s fiction and an essay on reception of Conrad’s work.
Following that, participants offer serious ways to middle of Darkness, Lord Jim, hurricane, Nostromo, the key Agent, the key Sharer, and lower than Western Eyes. In those sections students supply insights approximately advanced concerns in Conrad’s fiction, starting from the examine of particular literary instruments and narrative improvement in his books to the political theories in Conrad’s portrayal of the specter of terrorism and violent revolutions.
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