Frames, Vanishing Points and Blindness: Frankenstein and the Field of Vision

  title={Frames, Vanishing Points and Blindness: Frankenstein and the Field of Vision},
  author={Will Greenshields},
  journal={Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities},
  • Will Greenshields
  • Published 2018
  • Sociology
  • Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
Whilst the preponderance of references made in Frankenstein to the instruments and organs of the visual field has been repeatedly acknowledged by the text’s readers, little sustained attention has been paid to the field that these instruments and organs both construct and occupy. In this paper we will examine the particularity of this field, outlining its structure (the vanishing points and framing), content (its peculiarities and obscurities) and subjects (their modes of witnessing and… Expand
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