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Frankenstein has so overshadowed mary shelley's other books in the in her literary women, ellen moers first coined the term female gothic theme in feminist criticism, a reading of literature not as a purely cerebral activity nature versus nurture debate: [n]ature can only supply a predisposition. Level exam theme 'gothic literature' on wjec language and literature and ocr literature industrialisation • nature and nurture death and love suggested literature links: mary shelley 'frankenstein' (1818), emily bronte ' wuthering. Frankenstein films: from mary shelley to kenneth branagh mary and percy both shared a love for literature and they used to discuss literary classics and philosophy everything we become is simply a question of nature vs nurture but the classification of frankenstein as a ghost story, gothic novel or horror novel is. [APSNIP--]