caryl-phillips

Out of Africa. Is Heart of Darkness to be considered a racist novel?

In 2003, Caryl Phillips meets Chinua Achebe to discuss about “Heart of darkness”, the  novel written by Joseph Conrad. After their meeting, Phillips rewrites the entire conversation and publishes it on The Guardian. In this article, I report the summary of their debate. Just to introduce you to the setting, we are in upstate New York and Caryl Phillips has been driving for two hours … Continua a leggere Out of Africa. Is Heart of Darkness to be considered a racist novel?