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The Creation of Frankenstein Science Museum Event

On June 13,2016, the Science Museum held an event to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the house party on Lake Geneva which led to Mary Shelley writing Frankenstein.  Sir Christopher Frayling gave an informal lecture, followed by a panel featuring Professor Alice Roberts, curator Ben Russell and me.  You can listen to the event as a podcast … Continue reading

Film review – Tale of Tales

My notes on Matteo Garrone’s fairy tale film Il racconto dei racconti (Tale of Tales).