This study guide will help you analyze the short story “An Outpost of Progress” (1897) by Joseph Conrad. You can also find a summary of the text, as well as inspiration for interpreting it and putting it into perspective.
Joseph Conrad (1857-1924) was a Polish-British writer. His writings are modernist and often deal with aspects of colonialism. Conrad’s most famous novel is Heart of Darkness, which was published and translated into many languages. However, the novel did not enjoy much success during Conrad’s lifetime.
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