Symbolism in Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

Introduction The novel Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad is quite symbolic. It must be noted that the fundamental intellectual mode of the symbolism is religion and imagination rather than science and observation. According to Conrad, “all the great creations of literature are symbolic.” The Title The title of the novel Heart of Darkness is … Read more

Summary of Justice by John Galsworthy

Read this article to know about the Justice Summary by John Galsworthy. A Brief Overview -Hira Azhar The play Justice by John Galsworthy deals with the issues of crime and punishment criticising the judicial system of the world where the rich always go scot free leaving the poor to rot in the prison. Highlighting the … Read more

Mrs Dalloway Character Analysis

Introduction Clarissa Dalloway is the protagonist of the novel. She is 52 years old lady, having dark and exotic looks, belongs to high society, as her husband Richard Dalloway is the member of the conservative government. Novel precedes with a party as Clarissa Dalloway plans a party. Clarissa Dalloway feels that her parties are gifts … Read more

Lihaaf Summary by Ismat Chughtai

Introduction Lihaf is an Urdu short story that made Ismat Chughtai popular for its controversies. Because it was branded as a feminist work (feminism – not attacking men but the social structures. It also involves the freedom to express ‘sexuality’ which is not right according to society) and was banned. A Terrifying Memory The story … Read more

The White Tiger Summary by Aravind Adiga

Introduction The first novel written by Indian author Aravind Adiga was ‘The White Tiger’, which was published in the year 2008. He was born on 23rd October 1974 in Chennai; Madhava Adiga and Usha Adiga were his parents. He completed his secondary school from St. Aloysius College in 1990. With his family, Aravind migrated to … Read more

Nwoye Character Analysis in Things Fall Apart

Different from His Father Nwoye was the eldest son of Okonkwo. He was 12 years at the beginning of the story, and he was a very sensitive man. He did grow under the shadows of his successful, demanding and powerful father. However, his interest and purpose for life were quite different from his father, and they … Read more

A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man Analysis

Introduction James Joyce in his work A Portrait of the Artist As a Young uses the technique called Künstlerroman. The term Künstlerroman is a Greek term that means artist novel (an artist‘s Bildungsroman). Thus while Bildungsroman refers to a special type of novel that focuses on the moral and psychological growth of the protagonist or … Read more