Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

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kurtz painting kurtz painting is undoubtedly impressionistic presentaion of imperialism.why a woman is holding torch?the reason behind can not be queen Elizabeth only .what are some really appealing...

kurtz painting

kurtz painting is undoubtedly impressionistic presentaion of imperialism.why a woman is holding torch?the reason behind can not be queen Elizabeth only .what are some really appealing interpretation for painting a lady as we know that conrad has already isolated or limitized female character.women are least involved in imperialism as well as in the novella.

 

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Maybe this is a more spiritual representation, or metaphorical, than your first interpretation suggests. 

A woman with a torch in the darkness could parallel Kurtz vision of himself, alone in...

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