‘The Heart of Darkness’

'The Heart of Darkness'

Conrad’s novel was first published in Blackwood’s magaine in February of 1889 and then in the book ‘Youth’ in 1902;
I was struck by a similarity between Kurtz as a deluded demi-god and Goring who reigns in Africa “above Cape Blanco”.

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