Surgeon Tools

Title

Surgeon Tools

Subject

Relating to Character and theme, Victor

Description

Surgeon Tools are related to Victor's hubris and the fact that he let it get the best of him. Surgeon tools are usually used to preserve life however in Victor's case, he uses them for destruction. This will connect to character, as Victor's tools represent his inadequacy to plan for the future
Relating to character, Victor uses tools, especially the shovel to graverob, to "destroy" instead of creating. he is using tools which are `normally thought of to help heal, and he is using them to tear apart and c=put them back together to create a sort of monstrosity.

Creator

Mary Shelly
Lucas Klett

Source

Frankenstein

Date

1818
October 29, 2018

Contributor

Lucas Klett

Rights

Public Domain

Language

English

Type

Speculative Fiction
Horror
Science Fiction

Identifier

Surgeon Tools
Tools
Surgery
Hubris
Science
Biology
medicine
dissection
Life & Death

Coverage

Geneva
Victor's Apartment
Surgery
Shovel used to graverob
Tools
Grave robbing
Laboratory
Graveyard
19th Centry Medicine
Slaughterhosue

Files

020.jpg

Citation

Mary Shelly and Lucas Klett, “Surgeon Tools,” The Museum of Fictional Literary Artifacts, accessed August 9, 2022, https://mfla.omeka.net/items/show/381.