Gothic Literature -Cask of amontillado

Gothic Literature -Cask of amontillado

More Options: Make a Folding Card

Storyboard Description

This storyboard does not have a description.

Storyboard Text

  • Setting and Atmosphere
  • Ha Ha Ha !!
  • " Within the wall thus exposed by the displacing of the bones,  we perceived a still interior crypt or recess.. for no especial use" Poe 5 
  • Gothic protagonist
  • " You are a man to be missed. For me it is no matter." Poe 3
  • Emotions Run High
  • "He prided himself on the connoisseurship in wine" Po 1
  • The grave that Montressor dug for Fortunato displays the gothic setting of Dungeons/Secret Rooms.  
  • Foreboding
  • Montressor is an example of a gothic protagonist because he is not liked by anyone, and also isolated in order to go through with his plan.
  • Decay
  • "The montressor's were a great and numerous family" Po 3
  • "It was succeeded by a sad voice , which I had difficulty in recognizing as that of the noble Fortunato"
  • Fortunato was passionate about something witch was his wines. This shows a gothic element by a character having passion toward something. 
  • The SuperNatural
  • Montressor's family crest of a serpant getting crushed by a foot shows forshadowing to come. This ancient family crest shows gothic foreboding
  • "Nemo me impune lacessit" Po 4
  • Fortunato says that he had a formerly great family to a curios Fortunato.  This shows decay which is an example of a gothic element.
  • Fortunato is now implied as the ghost that is going to be haunting the house. This shows a gothic element of ghosts or unexpected manafestations.
Explore Our Articles and Examples

Try Our Other Websites!

Photos for Class   •   Quick Rubric   •   abcBABYart   •   Storyboard That's TPT Store