Discussion of Heart of Darkness

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Re: Discussion of Heart of Darkness

Post by aaa123 » 24 Jan 2015, 16:19

The characters are the best part of the story. I really liked Kurtz who was a tyrant. An extremely interesting novel. I would recommend this to anyone who just wants a good read.

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Post by dhaller » 31 Jul 2015, 20:34

I'm going to be honest.

Reading Heart of Darkness felt like slogging through the African jungle. I think Conrad did it on purpose.

Symbolism.
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Post by CCtheBrave » 23 Sep 2015, 11:52

this is one of my absolute favorite books! I've read it several times and i love the imagery and the dark tone of the book.
read well and write bravely
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Post by ALynnPowers » 01 Feb 2016, 09:08

This book made me want to get lost in the jungles of Africa. And not in a good way.
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Post by Bookmermaid » 04 Jun 2018, 19:55

This book left an indelible impact on me. The narrative underscores the potential in every human being for good and evil. This was for me a scary revelation, to experience the depth of the depravity to which Kurtz descended.

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