Short essay – Bram Stoker

I decided to publish my short essays on the readings from the Fantasy and Science Fiction: The Human Mind, Our Modern World course syllabus. The course started on the 1st of June and finished on the 14th of August. The essays were supposed to be around 270-320 words a piece. Today, I publish the essay that I wrote after reading Bram Stoker‘s Dracula.

* These are my views and interpretations only


Bram Stoker’s Dracula seems to focus on “the other” both in form and content. When I say “the other” I refer to a concept explained to me in my first year Area Studies lectures: “one defines him or herself by comparing oneself to another.” Continue reading