Heart of Darkness

heart of darkness

how does Kurtz’s artistic temperament relate to his susceptibility and megalomania?

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This all depends on how you define the "artistic temperament". I suppose if one might extrapolate that the artistic temperament is prone to flights of imagination and becoming one's art. Kurtz became his fantasy. Kurtz lost himself in the fever of the darkness becoming a part of his delusions.