Premium Content No Darkness, Please...We're British: The Inner Darkness of the Soul in Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness
By Auvijit Chakder - October 05, 2005
It has been said that in writing his novella Heart of Darkness, Joseph Conrad set out to create a difficult work; exceedingly difficult, in fact, to his contemporary Victorian audience, for whom a thin veneer of "surface-truths" constituted the fine line between civilization and primal darkness. In a swift, brilliant work of little more than 70…
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