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January 23, 2022

Posts tagged "Morality Without God"

Analysis of “The Mask of Anarchy” by Percy Bysshe Shelley : The Meaning and Function of the Grotesque

In the poem written by Percy Bysshe Shelley as a response to the 1819 Peterloo Massacre “The Mask of Anarchy,” the grotesque is used as both a narrative and emotional tool as well as an effective means to convey the  →

Comparison of “Frankenstein” and” Flowers for Algernon”: Science Fiction and the Redefinitions of Humanity in Works by Mary Shelley and Daniel Keyes

Comparing two works of science fiction, Frankenstein by Mary Shelley and “Flowers for Algernon” by Daniel Keyes, a number of statements about humanity and its meaning emerge. It is the aim and function of science fiction, then, to both exacerbate and alleviate  →