An Outpost of Progress: The Case of |Henry Price

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The essay discusses Henry Price as the central figure in Conrad's story, 'An Outpost of Progress'. This story is the other story Conrad wrote based on his experiences in the Congo. The essay then explores the implications of Henry Price (and this story as a whole) for understanding Conrad's representation of Africa and Africans.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationStyl Josepha Conrada
Subtitle of host publicationA Jezyk Polski i Wielojezycznosc
EditorsWieslaw Krajka
Place of PublicationLublin
PublisherUniwersytetu Marii Curie-Sklodowskiej
Number of pages19
ISBN (Print)9788322790656
Publication statusPublished - 23 Mar 2018

Publication series

NameConrad: eastern and Western Perspectives


  • Joseph Conrad
  • An Outpost of Progress
  • Heart of Darkness
  • Africa

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