He is not just a bunch of body parts. He is the original science fiction/horror creation. We delve deep into the history of the Frankenstein monster and his creator, Mary Shelley. Assemble your thoughts and put them on HalloweenHaunt.wordpress.com, where you’ll also find full shownotes.
For more on Frankenstein visit:
Wikipedia’s entry about Frankenstein and his monster
A Wikipedia article on the monster’s place in popular culture
You might be interested in a book that goes more deeply into the monster’s place in popular culture. It’s by Susan Tyler Hitchcock, and it’s called Frankenstein: A Cultural History. Here is an interesting review from The Washington Post.
Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata by Classicala
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