Book Heart of Darkness by Conrad
The assigned novel, Heart of Darkness. will be the focus of the research paper. regarding what you might write about. You will, however, need to select a topic ABOUT the novel that meets the requirements: Those aspects may include addressing standard fiction elements like theme, characterization, symbolism, etc. This essay can discuss the structure of the written work- -notice I did not say plot; there is more to structure than plot, such as how the theme is brought out in the way the work is written; how characterization affects the development of a particular short story.