Frankenstein at 200…


Frankenreads is an NEH-funded initiative of the Keats-Shelley Association of America and partners to hold a series of events and initiatives in honor of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, featuring especially an international series of readings of the full text of the novel on Halloween 2018. Lehman College will be participating in the following events:


Film screening of Frankenstein (1994), directed by Kenneth Branagh and starring Robert DeNiro. Sponsored by Leonard Lief Library

Thursday, October 25 at 6:10 pm
Lehman College
Recital Hall, Music Building (2nd floor)


Guest Lecture on "Frankenstein & Disability" by Prof. Julia Miele Rodas, author of Autistic Disturbances.

Thursday, November 1 at 12:30 p.m.
Lehman College
Studio Theater, Music Building


3-Day Marathon Reading of Frankenstein at Princeton University. Hosted by Prof. Susan Wolfson.

Friday, November 2 at 6:30 p.m.
Chancellor Green Rotunda, Princeton University


Excursion to "It's Alive! Frankenstein at 200" Library Exhibition 

Friday, November 16 at 3:45 p.m.
The Morgan Library, 225 Madison Ave.


Movie viewing of Mary Shelley (2017) starring Elle Fanning

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 6 p.m.
The Quad Theater
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