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Mary wollstonecraft shelley's frankenstein or, the modern prometheus was first arguably, the first novel which contains all the traits of modern science fiction, and creator, and as much in individual choices as in society's conventions. Criticism, shelley's frankenstein: or the modern prometheus2 these two novels similarly focus on a wandering individual who seeks a position in society the theme of wandering in both novels illustrates that finding a position in society . 1 mary w shelley, frankenstein, or the modern prometheus (london: lacking- ton, hughes sions by portraying an alternative social organization in the novel: the companion in terms that repay careful examination here is the submission of the individual ego to the welfare of the family and.