Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

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What kind of spiritual/intellectual journey, or pilgrimage, is made by Marlow when he goes into the Congo in Heart of Darkness? Not the reason he goes to the Congo, but the mental or spiritual journey...

What kind of spiritual/intellectual journey, or pilgrimage, is made by Marlow when he goes into the Congo in Heart of Darkness?

Not the reason he goes to the Congo, but the mental or spiritual journey made throughout the story.

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Marlow is looking for introspect as he ventures down the Congo.  In order to find himself, he feels he needs to contrast his environment and experiences.  He joins the...

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