New book, comics, film and poems prove Frankenstein is no creature of habit

An exciting new series of works produced in celebration of the 200th anniversary of Frankenstein, and author Mary Shelley's links to the city of Dundee, will be launched later this month. ‘The Frankenstein Showcase’ takes place at the Tower Building Baxter Suite, University of Dundee, on Thursday 28 March. A new Dundee edition of the classic text will be unveiled at the event alongside work across film, poetry and ...

Dundee historian appointed to Visiting Professorship in Milan, Italy

Perry Willson, Professor of Modern European History at the University of Dundee, has been appointed as the 2019 Federico Chabod Visiting Professor in Modern Contemporary History at the Università Statale di Milano (University of Milan) in Italy. As Visiting Professor she will spend most of May 2019 in Milan teaching European gender history to postgraduate students as well as doing some research.  The Federico ...

Forthcoming Events

Automobility and Social History of Industrialisation in Japan (History Seminar)

This seminar in the AHRI / Scottish Centre for Global History series features Sue Townsend from the University of Nottingham.

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Centenary Screening of 'Daddy Long Legs' (1919) with live piano accompaniment

A screening of 1919 film 'Daddy long Legs' with live piano accompaniment composed and performed by Steven Gellatly.

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The Frankenstein Showcase

A launch of exciting new pieces produced in celebration of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's 'Frankenstein'.

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