Racism Reflected in Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

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  • Nikita Gupta Student, Bachelor of Art(Hons) English, K.R.Mangalam University Sohna Road Gurugram Haryana, India

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https://doi.org/10.24113/ijellh.v9i5.11039

Keywords:

Heart of Darkness, Joseph Conrad, Racism, Black and Whites, Colonialism

Abstract

This paper deals with the concept of racism, which is considered as a dark topic in the history of the world .Throughout history, racist ideology widespread throughout the world especially between black people and white people. In addition, many European countries started to expand their empire and to get more territories in other countries. Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness which is his experience in the Congo River during the 19th century dealt with the concept of racism, which was clear in this novel because of the conflicts that were between black and white people and it explained the real aims of colonialism in Africa, which were for wealth and power.

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Published

2021-05-31

How to Cite

Gupta, N. . (2021). Racism Reflected in Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad. SMART MOVES JOURNAL IJELLH, 9(5), 66–71. https://doi.org/10.24113/ijellh.v9i5.11039

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