Empire and Pilgrimage in Conrad and Joyce

Empire and Pilgrimage in Conrad and Joyce

English | June 27, 2017 | ISBN: 0813054648, 0813035392 | EPUB | 176 Pages | 1 MB

Though they were born a generation apart, Joseph Conrad and James Joyce shared similar life experiences and similar literary preoccupations. Both left their home countries at a relatively young age and remained lifelong expatriates.

Empire and Pilgrimage in Conrad and Joyce offers a fresh look at these two modernist writers, revealing how their rejection of organized religion and the colonial presence in their native countries allowed them to destabilize traditional notions of power, colonialism, and individual freedom in their texts. Throughout, Agata Szczeszak-Brewer ably demonstrates the ways in which these authors grapple with the same issuesĘCthe grand narrative, paralysis, hegemonic practices, the individual's pilgrimage toward unencumbered self-definitionĘCwithin the rigid bounds of imperial ideologies and myths. The result is an engaging and enlightening investigation of the writings of Conrad and Joyce and of the larger literary movement to which they belonged.

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