Slides and video recording of lecture from Christina Hendricks’ lecture on Conrad’s Heart of Darkness and Derek Gladwin’s lecture on Coppola’s Apocalypse Now, January 11, 2016.
Chinua Achebe’s classic novel Things Fall Apart (1958) is often seen as a riposte to European representations of African life and culture, not least for instance Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness, which Achebe memorably described as the work of “a … Continue reading →Continue reading →
Video and Powerpoint of lecture by Jon Beasley-Murray for the “Remake/Remodel” theme
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Video of lecture by Rob Crawford for the “Remake/Remodel” theme in 2014; also video by Robert Crawford in 2015 for the “Repetition Compulsion” theme.
Posted in lecture, Remake/Remodel, Repetition Compulsion, Rob Crawford, video | Tagged with Africa, C19th, Conrad, England, Enli, imperialism, modernism, novel, politics, postcolonialism, race, violence