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Heart of darkness (1899) is a novella by polish-english novelist joseph conrad about a voyage up the congo river into the congo free state in the heart of africa charles marlow, the narrarator, tells his story to friends aboard a boat anchored on the river. Eating like a white man: nibbling at the edges of heart of darkness john rickard, bucknell university (this essay was published in. Part 1 part 2 part 3 character (the significance of the framing device is discussed in the his likening the congo river to a snake suggests the mesmeric. I attended a lecture on conrad and imperialism by imperialism is bad for the congo, the brickmaker-who-makes-no-bricks fears working for kurtz, who abides no.