Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
Heart of Darkness: Isolation
Transcript of Heart of Darkness: Isolation
Abigail Apregilio Belief vs.
Theory Castaway Apocalypse Now Historical Connections Percy Harrison Fawcett Henry Morton Stanley Literary Connections Lord of the Flies The Things They Carried SYMBOLS BUTCHER POLICEMAN -Principle, legitimacy (ex: Ralph)
-Can't function in isolation
-More associated with civilization
than Butcher -Belief in darkness
-Doesn't need society
Jack (Lord of the Flies)
The natives The Jungle Isolated, lose touch
with reality -Jack & his followers Become savages after
killing the pig Conch Connections Character The Story Collection of Short Stories by William Golding by Tim O'Brien Fresleven "gentlest, quietest creature" "he probably felt the need at last of asserting his self-respect in some way" The Lost City of "Z" A "Nietzschean
Explorer" - the will to power
perspectivism "Dr. Livingstone, The International African Society War in Vietnam "Breaker of Rocks" murderer
-Changes people: The Manager & Kurtz, Jack (Lord of the Flies), Chuck (Castaway)
-Ego gives way to Id: fascination with the abomination -"...stepping delicately between....the holy terror of scandal and gallows and lunatic asylums" (pg. 109)
-Lieutenant Jimmy Cross (The Things We Carried)
-Kurtz, Fresleven pg. 53
-Percy Harrison Fawcett I presume..." philanthropist? or Platoon of Soldiers & their experiences Narrator/Protagonist:
Tim O'Brien Experiences after War Manager genius NO learning intelligence "perhaps because "perhaps there was nothing within him." he was never ill..." Congo Vietnam War Benjamin L. Willard Colonel Walter E. Kurtz "The horror... the horror..." Chuck Noland Wilson Stranded "You still awake?...Me too. You scared?...Me too." *Still can be associated with civilization -Vibrant, alive
-Cut off from the world (ex: Lord of the Flies)
-Belief matters more here than Principle the loss of the
"delicate step" - = THE JUNGLE EGO ID