Ruthie Jones's Reviews > Black Frankenstein: The Making of an American Metaphor

Black Frankenstein by Elizabeth     Young
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Aug 31, 2010

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Read from September 21 to 27, 2010 — I own a copy

Very interesting! I love how Shelley's Frankenstein has been analyzed in so many ways, and I enjoy seeing different ideas develop and grow from her amazing book. Young applies the idea of monster/creator to slaves/slaveowners in America. The big question when monster/creator is applied to any group is who is the monstor?

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