Frankenstein and its legacy

Frankenstein and its legacy

This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 23rd Jan 2018

Frankenstein is still relevant today as it was 200 years ago, and Shelley's creature lives on, as an embodiment of society's anxieties about where science is taking us.

Join Philip Ball and a panel of experts as they discuss the context in which the book was written and how the tale has become a popular myth with a life of its own, independent of Shelley's original text.

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Europe/London Frankenstein and its legacy Phil Ball and a panel of science historians and biographers discuss the continuing relevance of Mary Shelley's novel Frankenstein, published 200 years ago. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/01/23/frankenstein-and-its-legacy-160755 Royal Institution (inc Faraday Museum),21 Albemarle Street, London, London,

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21 Albemarle Street, London,
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