Tag: Classic Literature

Edgar Allan Poe Research Project

Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Poe was born in Boston, Massachusetts, January 19, 1809, and became Edgar Allan Poe after the Allan family took him in at the age of two.  During his lifetime, Poe was a self-taught author, poet, literary critic, and editor. Although his life was filled with […]

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Boris Karloff from ”Frankenstein”Photo from Wikipedia Mary Wollstonecraft, was born August 30, 1797, and became Mary Shelley after marrying Percy Shelley at the age of 19. Her husband was a poet and knew Lord Byron, who was also a poet. While at Lord Byron’s home, Byron suggested that […]