The History of Literature #65 – Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (with Professor James Chandler) — Jacke Wilson

By any measure, Mary Shelley (1797-1851) lived a radical life. As the daughter of William Godwin and Mary Wollstonecraft, two philosophers devoted to principles of freedom and equality, she grew up in a tumultuous world of exciting new ideas and strong advocacy for social change. After she and the Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley eloped […]

via The History of Literature #65 – Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (with Professor James Chandler) — Jacke Wilson

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