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Frankenstein’s Forgetting

You’re never more yourself than when you’re reading Frankenstein. The novel is a Rorschach test, a blot of ink, therapeutic. Assigning the novel is...

“A filthy process in which I was engaged”: Revising Frankenstein

Terror, nausea, and the solitary slog of patching together cold, dead bodies in the workshop:  Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus created a...