The Making of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein | University of Oxford

The Making of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Speaker
Daisy Hay
Event date
Event time
17:30 - 18:30
Venue
The Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3BG
Venue details

The Weston Lecture Theatre, main entrance on Broad Street

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

In the 200 years since its first publication, the story of Frankenstein’s creation during stormy days and nights at the Villa Diodati on Lake Geneva has become the stuff of literary language.  In this lecture, Daisy Hay returns to the objects and manuscripts of the novel’s genesis in order to assemble its story anew.