Modernism Post: Kurtz’s Painting From Heart of Darkness

I could talk about the themes of Heart Of Darkness, how once we strip away everything that makes people different, all human beings have the same preverbal "heart of darkness" within them that can cause great suffering. I could analyze the title, with "darkness" referencing the idea that Africa was seen as the "dark continent" with … Continue reading Modernism Post: Kurtz’s Painting From Heart of Darkness

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I wasn't altogether very interested with the pieces that we had to read for this section of the class. I did enjoy the moments where I recognized a few lines such as T. S. Eliot's The Hollow Men. This is the way the world endsThis is the way the world endsThis is the way the … Continue reading Modernism