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Department
English
Course
English 3554E
Professor
Jonathan Boulter
Semester
Fall

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3554E                                                                                                                      26  March 2014 Coetzee ­ Removed his power of speech by torturing him, removed his power of authority  and ability to think ­ The other is that which has been excluded form the dominant realm of discourse ▯ related to Heart of Darkness  ­ They believe that the magistrate has a secret knowledge, he has no idea what  these slips of wood actually means ▯ moment of interpretation as the resistance to  power o Will make them mean something. Interprets them as signifying acts of  criminality  o Deliberately confronting empire with the evidence of its own crime o The magistrate knows that he is distancing himself intentionally from the  empire o Coetzee writes this novel as an allegor
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