Elements of Romanticism and Gothic Literature/Frankenstein Background

What do Romantics value?Solitude Individuality
Imagination Emotion
*Desire to escape reality
*the past
Gothic Elements and Themes*Mystery
*Mixture of Horror and Romance
*Terror vs. Horro
*Good vs. Evil
What is the difference between terror and horror?Terror: is the intense fear that we feel in anticipation of something happening.
Horror: is the feeling we experienced when something fearful happens.

Influences of Mary Shelleys writing:*She had several miscarriages.
*She experienced alot of death in her family.
*She came up with Frankenstein on a dare