This session in the Writers Read series 2018/19 features a book launch.
Frankenstein returns! A series of events at the University of Dundee and surrounding areas, celebrating the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley's 'Frankenstein', as part of the UK's Being Human Festival of the Humanities 2018.
Date: Fri 16 November 2018 10:00AM - Sat 24 November 2018 4:00PM
Dundee Comics Creative Space, Vision Building, 20 Greenmarket. Add to Calendar Organiser: Daniel Cook, Being Human Dundee
A word-and-image exhibition creatively engaging with Frankenstein and the multimedia adaptations it has inspired.
Date: Fri 16 November 2018 Time: 5:30PM - 7:00PM
Central Library, Dundee, DD1 1DB Add to Calendar Organiser: Daniel Cook, Being Human Dundee
Award-winning writer Anna Stewart will lead a writing workshop exploring a theme central to Frankenstein and to contemporary society: the outsider.
Come along to the eagerly awaited return of our own home-made superhero, Frankenstein’s monster, on his 200th birthday.
Date: Sat 17 November 2018 Time: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Dundee Science Centre, Greenmarket, Dundee, DD1 4QB Add to Calendar Organiser: Daniel Cook, Being Human Dundee
We are taking over the Dundee Science Centre, with some special Frankenstein-themed activities.
An exclusive screening of a commissioned 'Frankenstein' film by local experimental filmmaker and PhD student Chris Gerrard.
A rare chance to see this horror classic on the big screen, back where it belongs, starring the iconic Boris Karloff as the Monster.
Date: Tue 20 November 2018 Time: 5:30PM - 7:00PM
Humanities 3rd floor Common Room, Tower Extension Add to Calendar Organiser: Paul McFadyen, English
Facsimiles: Pearl, Bayeux Tapestry, Chaucer
Join the Wyvern Poets for a special reading of poems inspired by Frankenstein. And join us in making more!