Joseph Conrad Research Paper

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Joseph Conrad (1857-1924), Polish –born English novelist, considered being among the great modern English writers, whose work explores the vulnerability and moral instability at the heart of human lives. The novella Heart of Darkness (1902) which is about a voyage up the Congo River into the Congo Free State, in the heart of Africa, by the story's narrator Charles Marlow, is one of Conrad’s best-known stories ad reveals the terrifying depths of human corruptibility. The major thematic topics of his works are colonialism; racism; savagery versus civilization. Colonialism has been established almost all over the world, but each author has different perspectives. The work was like a colonial-era judgment in Africa by whites. Therefore, through

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