Reading Group: The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad. in Ely

Tuesday 12th May 2015

  • Venue The Bookshop, 9 High Street, Ely, CB7 4LJ
  • Doors open 7.10pm
  • Start time 7.30pm
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In a corrupt London underworld of criminals, terrorists and fanatics, Mr Verloc is assigned to plant to plant a bomb. The tragic repercussions for his family show how Conrad’s ironic voice is concerned not with politics but with the terrible fates of ordinary people.