Themes and Structure of Heart of Darkness


"The Terrorist and the policemen

both come from the

same basket"

Joseph Conrad


Throughout the text there are links to most of these pages listed. The pages describe some of the themes and structure present in the novel. Some of these pages are more helpful if read before reading the novel, and others will not make sense unless you read the novel first. Here is a list of links to these pages:

Before reading Heart of Darkness: After reading Heart of Darkness:
Heart of Darkness