Frankenstein's Creature portrayed by Boris KarloffAs part of Hiram College’s Community Reading Program celebrating the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, the library will host a lecture on Frankenethics by Erin Lamb, Professor of Biomedical Humanities at Hiram College.  Dr. Lamb will explore Frankenstein’s legacy in contemporary ethical debates about biomedicine and biotechnology.

No registration required for this free program. Please pick up a ticket at the 2nd floor Information Desk beginning at 6:30 pm.

The Frankenstein community reading program has been made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Extending Humanities Scholarship and Learning Throughout Our Community. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the national endowment for the humanities.
The program is also sponsored by WKSU.

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