Monstrous or misunderstood: Wonder Woman

This event has finished Took place on: Thursday, 19th Jan 2017

A screening of the pilot episode of 1970s television series Wonder Woman as part of our series of Monstrous or Misunderstood: Classical Female Characters in SF and Fantasy TV.

Dr Amanda Potter will give a talk exploring how the Amazons were represented as warrior women in Ancient Greece and how the Amazon character has been reinvented as the super-heroine Wonder Woman.

Then you can sit back watch the show and, if so minded, record what you think about it as part of Amanda’s research.

Cost: Free of Charge


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Location

Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology,

University College London, Malet Place, London, Malet Place, London, WC1E 6BT

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