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4 Literature Criticisms
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Project Gutenberg eBooks
11,090 words, approx. 37 pages
AMY FOSTER By Joseph Conrad Kennedy is a country doctor, and lives in Colebrook, on the shores of Eastbay. The high ground rising abruptly behind the red roofs of the little town crowds the quai...
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Critical Essay by Brian W. Shaffer
5,743 words, approx. 20 pages
In the following essay, Shaffer views “Amy Foster” as a story about the trauma of emigration and culture shock. “[Conrad] thought of civilized … life as a dangerous walk on...
Critical Essay by Wallace S. Watson
11,511 words, approx. 39 pages
In the following essay, Watson contrasts Conrad's story “Amy Foster” with the 1997 film adaptation Swept from the Sea. Beeban Kidron's 1997 film, Swept from the Sea (releas...
Critical Essay by Hugh Epstein
7,663 words, approx. 26 pages
In the following essay, Epstein considers the ways in which writing conveys sensory experience in “The Idiots” and “Amy Foster.” “A writing may be lost; a lie may be...
Critical Essay by Myrtle Hooper
5,396 words, approx. 18 pages
In the following essay, Hooper explores the function of the frame narrator and the role of silence in “Amy Foster.” On first reading “Amy Foster” I found it puzzling that C...
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What Is the Difference in Character Between Amy and Yanko?
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