To the untrained eye, Frankenstein is just another horror story, but in reality it is a glimspse into the life of Mary Shelley.
Literary Theory Cont.
Some theorize Mary Shelley wrote Frankenstein to warn the scientific community about maintaining our humanity and ethical beliefs.
Some people suggest that there is a connection between Frankenstein and his monster, with the anxiety and stres a mother feels after having a baby.People also believe that Mary Shelley hid feminist ideals in her story, taking after her mother's beliefs.
Another interpretation discusses Victor Frankenstein making his monster, disliking it, and destroying the female monster before finishing as an allusion to abortion.