Friday, 07 January
374. Conrad and Narrative
5:15–6:30 p.m., Platinum Salon B, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Joseph Conrad Society of America and the International Society for the Study of Narrative
Presiding: John G. Peters, Univ. of North Texas
1. “Narrative Reconciliations in Conrad’s Heart of Darkness and Achebe’s Things Fall Apart,” Nidesh Lawtoo, Univ. of Lausanne
2. “African Autopsy: Conrad, Stanley, and the New York Herald,” Brian Artese, Georgia State Univ.
3. “The Nellie’s Legacy: Telling the Truth and Lies of Omission in Heart of Darkness,” Bonnie L. Roos, West Texas A&M Univ.
4. “‘Writer among Ruins’: Conrad, Said, Naipaul,” Ankhi Mukherjee, Univ. of Oxford, Wadham Coll.