A Gothic: What Is It?

  As many of you know, Frankenstein is part of a literary movement referred to as Gothicism. But, what is a literary movement? And what exactly is Gothicism? I will try to answer these questions here. A literary movement is a term commonly used to refer to a trend of a development in literature. The …


Quiz Answers

This post contains the answers to the Pop Quiz that was published a few days ago. Make sure to answer the quiz before taking a peek at the solution!

Pop Quiz

This post is a quiz to refresh your memory on certain parts of the book in order to prepare for the upcoming movie. Hope you enjoy!

Symbolism in Frankenstein

Do you know that Mary Shelley’s novel is also called The Modern Prometheus? Prometheus was a Greek god who gave the knowledge of fire to humanity. How is fire depicted in Shelley's novel?