Frankenstein Dissected

February 8, 2018

Susan Lederer, Ph.D., is the Robert Turell professor of medical history and bioethics in the Department of Medical History and Bioethics at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. She is author of "Franken-Fears: The Ethical Legacy of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein.”

Ed Finn, Ph.D., is the director of the Center for Science and the Imagination and assistant professor in the School of Arts, Media, and Engineering, and assistant professor of English at Arizona State University. He is author of “Frankenstein and the Scientific Imagination.“

Catherine Ingrassia, Ph.D., is a professor of English at Virginia Commonwealth University. She is author of “‘A Devout But Nearly Silent Listener’: Frankenstein, Women, and Narrative Silence.”

This panel discussion was co-sponsored by the VCU Department of English and the Science, Technology and Society Program.