Sexuality and the Erotic in the Fiction of Joseph Conrad
Awarded third place for The Adam Gillon Book Award in Conrad Studies 2009
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Two years later , in 1969 , Paul J . Dolan ' s article “ Il Conde ' : Conrad ' s Little
Miss Muffett ' also conveys the impression of a critic who is perpetually on the
verge of reading Conrad ' s tale in a more knowing way , without ever quite ...
( 32 ) , he later remarks of Ransome ( twice described as the “ unfailing Ransome
' ) : ' That man noticed everything , attended to everything , shed comfort around
him as he moved ' ( 99 ) . It seems , then , that when Captain Giles leaves off ...
What is clear is that the ' half cruelty ' of Winnie ' s glance is deliberately used for
erotic effect , just as in the later scene Verloc ' s wooing might be taken by the
uninitiated as brutality . And here , too , the expression on Verloc ' s face could ...
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Closeted characters and cloistered critics in Il Conde
The exotic and the erotic in An Outcast of the Islands
The erotics of cruelty in A Smile of Fortune
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