Frankenstein: Monster of the Enlightenment



You're probably familiar with Mary Shelley's Dr. Victor Frankenstein and his monster, whether its the classic Boris Karloff films, the cartoon incarnation from Hotel Transylvania, or Mel Brooks' tap dancing duo in Young Frankenstein. What is it about the story of Victor Frankenstein and his grotesque creation that has stayed in the public consciousness for nearly two hundred years? Join Averill, Marissa and Sarah as they talk about Mary Shelley, her monstrous book, and what it has meant to people across the centuries.