Mary Shelley Newswire

Mary Shelley Newswire

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  1. Review: 'Frankenstein' play asks who's monstrous: the creature or the guy who created him?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Star Tribune

    ... affair but its clarity and humor assure that it never feels speechy. Concentrating on the parts of the story Mary Shelley didn't tell in her classic novel - which came out in 1818, the same year as Jane Austen's "Persuasion," and which subsequently ...

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  2. BWW Review: Frankenstein--Playing with Fire at the GuthrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | BroadwayWorld.com

    30 years ago, Minneapolis based playwright Barbara Field penned an adaptation of Mary Shelley 's famous novel for the Guthrie. Now, on the 200th anniversary of the novel's publication, the Guthrie is opening their season with a new production of ...

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  3. Lifeline Theatre's Frankenstein reduces Mary Shelley's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Chicago Reader

    ... $20 students. The more I think about Frankenstein the more it awes me. As I've said elsewhere in this issue, Mary Shelley's 1818 epistolary novel addresses all kinds of modern anxieties. But that's mostly because its themes have power without regard ...

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  4. Burien Actors Theatre's Script Club will meet this Thursday, Sept. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | The Waterland Blog

    ... permitted to study medicine, and there seems to be a ready supply of disinterred cadavers, no questions asked. Mary Shelley's novel has been so often adapted, filmed and parodied there can't be many interpretative avenues left to explore. But Selma ...

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  5. Shock Talk:Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 18 | BrothersJudd Blog

    In search of the real Frankenstein : Was a Somerset scientist and his daring electrical experiments the inspiration for Mary Shelley's gothic masterpiece? Flashback four years to 1814. Scribbled in the diary of the future Mary Shelley are the words: 'Shelley and Clary out all the morning.

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  6. Strange but true: Much of the world's population suffers from this curable diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | NewsOK.com

    ... could one day handle social media "posts containing hate speech, racism and sexism." Q. Two hundred years after Mary Shelley - a woman barely out of her teens - wrote her classic horror story, "Frankenstein" is still considered essential reading for ...

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  7. Synthetic identity fraud: Exposing the modern-day Frankenstein monsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | ComputerWorld

    Who are these Frankenstein monsters walking silently in our midst? Like Mary Shelley's original character, they are made up of parts of real people. Fraudsters have found a new, innovative way to steal money.

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  8. 'Frankenstein' story is a powerful allegory for loss in Lifeline's adaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Chicago Tribune

    Ann Sonneville plays Victoria and Chris Hainsworth is the Creature in Lifeline Theatre's production of "Frankenstein," adapted by Robert Kauzlaric, directed by Paul S. Holmquist and based on the novel by Mary Shelley. Ann Sonneville plays Victoria and Chris Hainsworth is the Creature in Lifeline Theatre's production of "Frankenstein," adapted by Robert Kauzlaric, directed by Paul S. Holmquist and based on the novel by Mary Shelley.

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  9. REVEALED: The rarest and most valuable 2 coins - " and some sell for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Daily Star

    ... the Uk who save money in a coin jar or piggy bank save 2 coins. These mark 200 years since the publication of Mary Shelley's horror novel Frankenstein, the 100th anniversary of the Royal Air Force and 100 years since the World War 1 Armistice. This ...

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  10. Jill Lepore on the History of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | The New York Times

    ... where over the past year alone she has written about the rise of the victims' rights movement, the origins of Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein," the legacy of Rachel Carson, the evolution of American mortuary practices and an intellectual property fight ...

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  11. Frankenfest looking for readersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    ... which was nominated for Best of Show at IndyFringe. The show focuses on the life of "Frankenstein" author Mary Shelley and is not suitable for children. Lou Ann Homan performs her show, Mary and her Monsters, which was nominated for Best of Show at ...

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  12. Tea Break Theatre Presents FRANKENSTEIN at Sutton HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... by the same name: Frankenstein. This Hallowe'en, Tea Break Theatre unravel their new immersive production of Mary Shelley 's twisting tale of the perils of stretching the boundaries of nature. In the 200th year of its publication, this electric ...

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  13. Arts / Lavers wins UC poetry prize for a second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Canberra City News

    ... within the University of Canberra the event is moving into town, with [] IT's a happy 200th birthday to Mary Shelley's 1818 novel "Frankenstein" and the Australian National University is holding a conference to celebrate. The conference, ...

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  14. The Dirty Secrets Behind Sex Madness Revealed Exploitation goes meta...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... He's done this before, with 2015's Director's Commentary: Terror of Frankenstein . He took a 1977 adaptation of Mary Shelley's classic and added a new, fake DVD commentary track, where the cast and director reveal a hideous secret about what really ...

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  15. Arts / Poetry festival moves into townRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Canberra City News

    ... within the University of Canberra the event is moving into town, with [] IT's a happy 200th birthday to Mary Shelley's 1818 novel "Frankenstein" and the Australian National University is holding a conference to celebrate. The conference, ...

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  16. Happy 200th Birthday, Mr. FrankensteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | LA Weekly

    "Invention, it must be humbly admitted, does not consist in creating out of void but out of chaos," said Frankenstein author Mary Shelley. She might have been describing her process in writing the classic novel, or she could have been coaching the 100 artists who contributed to " Frankenstein200 ," an exhibit celebrating the 200th anniversary of the book's 1818 publication, at Corey Helford Gallery through Oct. 13. Included are works by Hellboy creator Mike Mignola, as well as cult comic book artist Tom Neely and the artist Chogrin , the exhibition's curator, who put out a worldwide call to artists to mark the occasion.

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  17. Arts / Cunningham dancers join the 'masters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Canberra City News

    ... Warhol-inspired food and drink and music by Brass Knuckle Brass Band, 6pm-8pm. IT's a happy 200th birthday to Mary Shelley's 1818 novel "Frankenstein" and the Australian National University is holding a conference to celebrate. The conference, ...

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  18. Arts / Poland gives Canberra competition winner a standing ovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Canberra City News

    ... Penderecki, who is the wife of the famous living composer, Krzysztof Penderecki. IT's a happy 200th birthday to Mary Shelley's 1818 novel "Frankenstein" and the Australian National University is holding a conference to celebrate. The conference, ...

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  19. Arts / ANU celebrates 200 years of monstersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Canberra City News

    IT's a happy 200th birthday to Mary Shelley's 1818 novel "Frankenstein" and the Australian National University is holding a conference to celebrate. The conference, "Frankenstein 2018: Two hundred years of monsters", runs from today to September 15 and will include a range of experts speaking on how the book has impacted upon science, technology, genetics, artificial intelligence and medical ethics.

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  20. Aquila Theatre Company To Perform At WPPACRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The White Plains Performing Arts Center is proud to announce that the acclaimed classic theatre company, Aquila Theatre Company will be presenting Mary Shelley 's FRANKENSTEIN and William Shakespeare 's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM on September 21, 22 & 25. Written two centuries ago in 1818 by Mary Shelley , FRANKENSTEIN: The Modern Prometheus, is the first true science fiction novel. Years ahead of its time, the story has since become the inspiration for countless film and stage adaptations.

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