In this unit for Heart of Darkness, students will be asked to evaluate the character of Marlow using the critical theory of their choice. As they work through this novella, they will be asked to consider their own biases and experiences.This unit was created for high school seniors.
Brown, Sherry, "Heart of Darkness: A Critical Approach to Marlow's Character" (2015). Understanding by Design: Complete Collection. 325.
character chart.xlsx (10 kB)
Marlow character chart
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excerpts from Heart of Darkness
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presentation on literary theories
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