Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature


Subject:
Dragons, Dreams, & Daring Deeds , Literature: Fiction , Monsters , Characters in Fiction , Science Fiction

Description:
This exhibit "encourages audiences to examine Mary Shelley's novel, 'Frankenstein,' and its influence on science fiction, monsters and their place in history, and man playing God." Features images from the traveling exhibition and additional materials from the exhibit at Eastern Illinois University's Booth Library. Includes chapter-by-chapter podcasts of "an unabridged reading of the 1818 edition of ... 'Frankenstein, or, The Modern Prometheus.'" Produced by the National Library of Medicine in collaboration with the American Library Association.

Publisher:
Booth Library, Eastern Illinois University

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.library.eiu.edu/exhibits/frankenstein/


PID= res:lii-20046