INSTRUCTIONS: Write an essay of approximately 400-500 words each. You must inclu


INSTRUCTIONS: Write an essay of approximately 400-500 words each. You must include an intro, thesis statement, body, and conclusion. Rember to use examples to support your argument. I. Ideas (Choose one from the list of topics to develop your essay.)
Using at least three examples from art, literature, drama, music, philosophy, film, etc., illustrate how the humanities during the modern era reflected the shift from the optimism in the 19th century to the fear and suspicion of the 20th century.
Beginning with the scientific revolutions of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the Enlightenment saw the rise of new scientific discoveries that progressively undermined not only the ancient conception of the world, but with it, the entire set of beliefs that had served to guide society. How does Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein(1818) reflect the fear of scientific knowledge, especially in relation to social moral order.


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