Conrad Scholarship Under New-Millennium Western Eyes

  title={Conrad Scholarship Under New-Millennium Western Eyes},
  author={Michael Lackey},
  journal={Journal of Modern Literature},
  pages={143 - 147}
If radical developments in Marxism, poststructuralism, feminism, and postcolonialism have posed serious challenges to traditional approaches to literary studies, then Conrad and Conrad scholars have proven to be more instead of less relevant with each new intellectual development. The recent studies on Conrad, which so deftly incorporate contemporary theory into their interpretations, are perfect cases in point. These studies, rather than being narrow and trendy, bring together a variety of…