Student Deduction of Passage through Critical Lens (2) - Section 4: Re-Visioning "Frankenstein": Students Share Their Analysis

  Student Deduction of Passage through Critical Lens (2)
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Through a Glass Darkly: Reading"Mary Shelley's Frankenstein" through Literary Lenses

Unit 12: What Makes a Monster?: "Mary Shelley's Frankenstein: The Modern Prometheus"
Lesson 3 of 9

Objective: SWBAT analyze passages from Frankenstein and deduce which literary lens best fits each passage.

Big Idea: "A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it, or explore an explosive idea without fear it will go off in your face." --Edward P. Morgan

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English / Language Arts, gothic fiction, Literature, literary theory, British literature, close reading, Feminist Criticism, Genre Studies, Romanticism, Science Fiction and Fantasy Theory
  75 minutes
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