Monthly Archives: October 2010

“My God, What Evil Is This”

This video is one in a series of the History Channel’s account of The Bubonic Plague.  Not only will reading The Plague by Albert Camus and/or A Journal of the Plague Year by Daniel Defoe (as well as many other novels written about … Continue reading

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A Monster’s Origins: Inhumanities or Neglect

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley Mary Shelley’s 1818 Frankenstein is a nightmarish depiction of the grave consequences to Dr. Victor Frankenstein’s two year project of “infusing life into an inanimate body” (42).  Dr. Frankenstein noted that “[o]ne of the phenomena which … Continue reading

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