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Joseph Conrad : third world perspectives

Author: Robert D Hamner
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Three Continents Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This collection of essays places Conrad's work under the scrutiny of an international array of scholars, who explore the response to Conrad in contemporary times, as well as during his own era.


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Joseph Conrad.
Washington, D.C. : Three Continents Press, ©1990
Named Person: Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert D Hamner
ISBN: 0894102168 9780894102165 0894102176 9780894102172
OCLC Number: 20418689
Description: x, 273 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The genius of Mr. Joseph Conrad / Hugh Clifford --
Conrad's Malaysia / Florence Clemens --
Jumble of facts and fiction : the first Singapore reaction to Almayer's folly / Hans van Marle --
Conrad's Malayan novels : problems of authenticity / D.C.R.A. Goonetilleke --
Conrad's Eastern expatriates : a new version of his outcasts / Lloyd Fernando --
Almayer and Willems : "how not to be" / Juliet McLauchlan --
Conrad's "An outpost of progress," or, The evil spirit of civilization / J.C. Hilson, D. Timms --
An image of Africa / Chinua Achebe --
Conrad's Nigger / Michael Echeruo --Racism and the classics : teaching Heart of darkness / Susan L. Blake --
Under African eyes / Ponnuthurai Sarvan --
The frontier on which Heart of darkness stands / Wilson Harris --
Conrad : the presentation of narrative / Edward W. Said --
Conrad's darkness / V.S. Naipaul --
The limits of the liberal imagination : One hundred years of solitude, and Nostromo / Jean Franco --
Out of darkness : Conrad and other third world writers / Peter Nazareth.
Responsibility: compiled and edited by Robert D. Hamner.


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