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Mary Shelley (August 30th, 1797-February 1st, 1851) is considered one of the greatest writers of her time

Mary Shelley (August 30th, 1797-February 1st, 1851) is considered one of the greatest writers of her time. She is best known as the author of the classic gothic novel Frankenstein: or, the Modern Prometheus. Johanna M. Smith is an Associate Professor of English at the University of Texas at Arlington, where she teaches drama, law and literature, and eighteenth- and nineteenth-century British literature.

Start by marking Frankenstein: A Case Study in Contemporary Criticism as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Read by Johanna M. Smith. If you didn't know, Mary Shelley started writing Frankenstein at the urging of her husband and because of a ghost writing competition that was started by Lord Byron while they were on vacation. She had a nightmare, and thus the narrative was born. You can apply really any critical theory to the novel.

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Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism. Postcolonial Criticism and Frankenstein 15. 'This Thing of Darkness': Racial Discourse in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein; Allan Lloyd Smith Glossary of Critical and Theoretical Terms. Further Actions: Recommend to library. Categories: Literature, Literature, general.

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Part One Frankenstein: The Complete Text in Cultural Context Biographical and Historical Contexts The Complete Text Part Two Frankenstein in Cultural Context Part Three Frankenstein: A Case Study in Contemporary Criticism A Critical History of Frankenstein Psychoanalytic Criticism and Frankenstein David Collings, The Monster and the Maternal Thing: Mary Shelley’s Critique of Ideology Feminist Criticism and Frankenstein Johanna M. Smith, ’Cooped U. Find Your Rep.

Items related to Frankenstein (Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism). Frankenstein, loved by many decades of readers and praised by such eminent literary critics as Harold Bloom, seems hardly to need a recommendation. Shelley, Mary Frankenstein (Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism). ISBN 13: 9780312191269. Frankenstein (Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism). If you haven't read it recently, though, you may not remember the sweeping force of the prose, the grotesque, surreal imagery, and the multilayered doppelgänger themes of Mary Shelley's masterpiece.

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley was born in England on August 30, 1797 Frankenstein Case studies in contemporary criticism.

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley was born in England on August 30, 1797. Her parents were two celebrated liberal thinkers, William Godwin, a social philosopher, and Mary Wollstonecraft, a women's rights advocate. Eleven days after Mary's birth, her mother died of puerperal fever. The resulting book took over two years to write and can be seen as the brilliant creation of a powerful but tormented mind. The story of Frankenstein has endured nearly two centuries and countless variations because of its timeless exploration of the tension between our quest for knowledge and our thirst for good. Frankenstein Case studies in contemporary criticism.

Volumes in the Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism series provide college students with an entree into the current critical and theoretical ferment in literary studies.

32 Seymour: Mary Shelley. 33 Smith: Frankenstein: Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism. 34 Spark: Mary Shelley. 35 St Clair: "Impact of Frankenstein". Percy Shelley did improve the manuscript of Frankenstein in several minor ways: he corrected three factual errors, eliminated a few grammatical mistakes, occasionally clarified the text, substituted more precise technical terms for Mary's cruder ones, smoothed out a few paragraph transitions, and enriched the thematic resonance of the text.

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This revision of a widely adopted critical edition presents the 1831 text of Mary Shelley's English Romantic novel along with critical essays that introduce students to Frankenstein from contemporary psychoanalytic, Marxist, feminist, gender, and cultural studies perspectives. An additional essay demonstrates how various critical perspectives can be combined. In this second edition, three of the six essays are new.

Comments: (7)

Jek
The 3rd addition is a valuable research tool. Recommended for those looking to understand various critical methods and how they can be applied to a well known text. However, the new book arrived damaged. It was not packaged properly to protect the new text in shipment.
Mavegar
this is a great reference book. It is full of essays reflecting on various aspects of Mary Shelley's novel.
Lailace
It's a great story but it's just so hard to get through.
ALAN
Good read. Kindle a plus
Arith
Very good book
Barinirm
Well, this book happens to be a summer read from my Lit Professor, among others(do hope to find them through Amazon)
OK, focus...I have started to read it ahead of time. Well written, I must say...but have yet to get through the book.
Fenius
Excellent tool to further understand Shelley's classic work.
Not at ALL what was listed online. Very disappointing.
Frankenstein (Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism) download epub
Genre Fiction
Author: Mary Shelley,Johanna M. Smith
ISBN: 0312227620
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: Genre Fiction
Language: English
Publisher: St. Martin's Press; 2nd edition (May 19, 2000)
Pages: 470 pages