When does the story take place? What other background information is given in this passage?

Due – Feb 21

 

Frankenstein, Letters 1-4, Ch. 1-2

Read and/or listen to Letters 1-4 and Chapters 1-2 of Frankenstein by Mary Shelley and then select a passage that establishes the setting of that section of the story. Where are we? When does the story take place? What other background information is given in this passage?

Begin your post by properly quoting and citing the passage. Then, write a 300-word discussion on the information conveyed in the passage you selected, pointing to specific words or lines from the passage.  End your post with a full MLA citation of the text.

 

http://www.archive.org/download/frankenstein1831_tac_librivox/frankenstein_05_shelley.mp3

http://www.archive.org/download/frankenstein1831_tac_librivox/frankenstein_01_shelley.mp3

http://www.archive.org/download/frankenstein1831_tac_librivox/frankenstein_02_shelley.mp3