Heart of Darkness

By Joseph Conrad

2 Readers

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Brent Newhall finished reading Heart of Darkness

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Adam Keys Heart of Darkness

I read this at the behest of a reading list and because its mentioned so frequently in conjunction with George Lucas' storytelling. It contains some great prose, but I didn't find it so engaging or insightful as to want to re-read it in a few years.

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I was planning on reading this soon. I picked it up a couple weeks ago and my first impression was luke warm. Your review has confirmed my first impression.

5y

I tried reading it on a trip a few weeks ago and couldn't get into it.

5y

At least I'm not the only one who found it a tough finish ;)

5y

Brent Newhall Heart of Darkness

Interesting. Glad I'm reading it. Not particularly impressed, though; I wouldn't continue if I weren't reading it concurrently with a friend.

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Finished it, and I have the same impression I had while reading it. Interesting, and beautifully written, but hollow and sad.

6y