Short Tales of Joseph Conrad

In popular culture

  • Konrad Korzeniowski, captain of the steamer Roi des Belges, is a character in Sergio Bonelli Editore's Lilith, issue No. 10, "Cuore di tenebre" ("Heart of Darkness").
  • The ship Nostromo in the film Alien (1979) takes its name from Conrad's novel Nostromo. It has become a tradition to so name ships in that kind of setting.
  • The game Spec Ops: The Line, like Apocalypse Now, is heavily inspired by Heart of Darkness; the primary antagonist is named for the author.

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