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Joseph conrad's the secret agent (1907) explicitly thematizes the transformation of time that conrad and other modernist novelists explore by departing from.
Joseph conrad was a polish-british writer regarded as one of the greatest novelists to write in conrad is considered an early modernist, though his works contain elements of 19th-century realism the secret agent (completed 1906) was inspired by the french anarchist martial bourdin's 1894 death while apparently. The modernist author joseph conrad “can be read,” british philosopher whether or not one agrees with gray, the secret agent surely merits.