Short essay – Mary Shelley

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 Mary Shelley‘s Frankenstein – or the Modern Prometheus.

* These are my views and interpretations only


Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus is, to me, an example of the inversion of the well-known ‘ugly means evil’ trope. Continue reading