Heart of Darkness Vocab



Neville Forbes:
Feeble – weak; frail, fragile

Connections to In-Class Activities

Every Page of Moby Dick, Illustrated from Brainpickings blog
LEGOOOO ILLUSTRATION!!!!
Pages from 130 page graphic novel adaptation of Joseph Conrad�s Heart of Darkness by Catherine Anyango

Every Page of Heart of Darkness Illustrated ("Best Of")

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Heart of Darkness page 9 B Crippen


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Heart of Darkness page 10 P Prokos

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Heart of Darkness p11 V Desai

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Heart of Darkness p17 B Merendino


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Heart of Darkness page 5 J Davis


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Class Notes


Ms. Cohen's notes for Heart of Darkness

Pages 7 to 18


Pages 29 to 34

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Click here to visit the page with Barbara and Julie's class notes!
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Notes from 1.31.2012
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Links

Text

Heart of Darkness: The Hypertext Annotation
--has background essays on the Belgian Congo, King Leopold, and Joseph Conrad
--has hypertext definitions, links for entire text

Heart of Darkness Hyper-Concordance

Race and Social Commentary

Was Joseph Conrad a Racist? Chinua Achebe on Heart of Darkness (from The Guardian)

Achebe: "An Image of Africa: Racism in Conrad's 'Heart of Darkness' "

Edward Said: "Two Visions in 'Heart of Darkness' "

White Lies and Whited Sepulchres in Conrad's Heart of Darkness
--interesting analysis/essay of how Conrad uses 'black' and 'white' color imagery and diction throughout the novel (can be further looked at later once we start analysis)
--It is interesting! Some links to some of the works mentioned in the piece:
"The White Man's Burden" by Rudyard Kipling
Response to the above poem:
"The Black Man's Burden" by H. T. Johnson
"The Poor Man's Burden" by George McNeill
the above links and additional analysis: http://historymatters.gmu.edu/d/6609/

Colonizers, Cannibals, and the Horror of Good Intentions in Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness - Critical Essay

The opaque and the clear: the white fog incident in Conrad's "Heart of Darkness"
CULTURAL PSYCHOSIS ON THE FRONTIER: THE WORK OF THE DARKNESS IN JOSEPH CONRAD'S HEART OF DARKNESS.

Historical Context/Photo's

David Livingstone

History: Kingdom of Kongo

Internet Africa Sourcebook from Fordham University
From King Leopold's Ghost (Adam Hochschild):
*also has biographical context

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Slave wokers in the Congo

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Congolese Men working with ivory

Geography and Maps

"River of Life: Congo Odyssey" multimedia report on Africa's Congo (from NPR)

Map with Congo Route
nice map! really detailed - cohenli cohenli

African Geography: Africa's Rivers and Lakes

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Activities/Questions

This can help if people need a little more understanding:
http://www.gradesaver.com/heart-of-darkness/

Heart of Darkness @Web English Teacher (links to lessons, units, etc.)

Teacher's Guide to Signet Classics Heart of Darkness

Heart of Darkness Guide and Summary

Heart of Darkness connections to other texts (essays, poems, visuals, etc.) from Bedford/St. Martins (chapter 6)