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Conrad's Eastern Vision: A Vain and Floating Appearance
This book traces the dialogic relation between Conrad's Eastern fiction and other histories and argues that it is precisely in the intersections of art and history that we locate Conrad's irony. The dialogism of Conrad's East resists any finalising meaning and its loophole lies in subjective vision. In a direct response to the visual culture of his times, Conrad sets up hi ...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published December 15th 2008 by Palgrave Macmillan
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