Gale Researcher Guide for Joseph Conrad's 'Heart of Darkness'

Robert Hampson, Cates Baldridge

Research output: Book/ReportBook


This is a student guide to Conrad's novella. It includes a biographical note, a chronology, advice on further reading. The text addresses the scramble for Africa, European colonialism, colonial discourse, deliberate belief, lies, and truth - as well as offering brief analyses of Kurtz and Marlow.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationMichigan
Number of pages17
ISBN (Electronic)B07GFPCCP3
Publication statusPublished - 3 Aug 2018


  • Joseph Conrad
  • Heart of Darkness
  • Marlow
  • Kurtz
  • colonialism
  • scramble for Africa
  • lies
  • belief
  • illusions
  • narrators

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