Monday, December 16, 2013

182 years old, and still a good book


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From The Independent: How Mary Shelley's Frankenstein continues to age well

Frankenstein, incidentally, is probably the first work of sci-fi horror to be produced in the English language. 

Unlike most horror novels of that era (as well as our own), Frankenstein doesn't contain supernatural elements like ghosts, witches and demons. The premise of the book is based on a scientific speculation--but a wholly unpleasant on