Member Blogs > Gothica BooksZombies, Social Strata and Today's Fears | Michael Drew

  • Wed, 06 Nov 2013 11:36:15    Permalink

    Even enduring entertainment reflects the era in which it was created, its concerns, its social structure, its sometimes-unspoken fears.

    Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein; or, the New Prometheus, for example, written in 1818, tapped into early 19th-century fears about new advances in science, and the understanding of the mysterious powers of electricity.

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