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Socrates Drinks His Hemlock, Marlow Wimps Out

It’s too bad we had to rush the end of today’s discussion on why Marlow lies to Kurtz’s fiancee. I think Trish made a good point that Marlow hates lies and wasn’t necessarily lying–at least not to the men on … Continue reading

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Marlow the Parrhesiast

The article “Games of Truth” by Rob Horning that was posted on the blog by Dr. Fest really shed some light (no pun intended) on the “yarns of seamen” passage we interpreted for our third short paper.  Shortly into his … Continue reading

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