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Female Representation in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein
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Female Representation in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Shelley disagrees with Victor’s actions and opinions, as she makes clear, yet she also does not create strong female characters to combat Victor’s obsession with himself and his creation. Female authors of Shelly’s society were rebellious in their own acts, through stories and words women achieved a liberation and equality that was previously not sought. … Continue reading