Creating a Monster L/o: To look at different representations of the character of the monster.

Starter: From your own knowledge and the pictures on your table, discuss in your groups what impression these pictures give of the monster. - what words would you use to describe it?

Here is the front cover of the novel. Describe the monster as it appears here. - what does it look like? - Does it give a similar or different visual impression from the previous pictures?

Below is a clip from the 1931 film version of Frankenstein in which Victor Frankenstein brings the monster to life

- what does this monster look like? - How was the monster created? - How does Victor Frankenstein react to creating the monster?

Science vs Nature
•Has Victor got a right to ‘play G-D’? •In which cases is it acceptable to use science to change nature?

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