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Modernist Narrative - Feb 7.odt

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Department
English
Course
ENGC80H3
Professor
Hollenberg
Semester
Winter

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February 7 2012Modernist NarrativeWilla Catherfocus on introduction read both versions 19191926Heart of Darkness and Representation of RaceUse of the word niggervery apparent used by charactersBe aware of the power of wordsPoem called Incident by Countee CullenWord nigger works to ruin ones experience of a cityMarlow and narrator are differentMarlow is a homodiagetic narratorMultilayered perspectives help produce irony 27Each provide different angles of visionEpistemological uncertaintyThe ways of knowing are uncertain Discussion of Canibals4142Marlow starts discussing cannibalsWhats Marlows ethical position towards these cannibalsWhats significant about the way he represents these canibalsBy repeating words restrainthe is suggesting something internally humanis it a positive description Not really he keeps speaking of them as if theyre animalsAn effort is being made to dehumanizeTone of surpriseaweMarlow is surprised at his own observationsIdea of he himself is app
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