Moral conflict is one of the most important factors of the Science Fiction genre. We are given situations that are beyond our sphere of experience and asked to make sense of it with the values of our day. Because our experience is limited, we have to stretch beyond the precedence set by our time. We have to center our moral decisions on patterns set by earlier ethical predicaments. This is one reason why Frankenstein has been such a successful Science Fiction novel. It discovers one of the basic elements of our society and asks us to make a decision about our obligation to accept responsibility for what is being created. We get the option to determine whether we will address that conflict or ignore it and hope it goes away. Within that conflict, Shelley uses imagery and symbolism to help... [continues]
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