Roseanne Montillo - The Lady and Her Monsters

Emerson professor Roseanne Montillo’s fascinating debut explores the sordid history behind Mary Shelley and what led her to create her Gothic masterpiece. Meet a wild cast including her husband Percy Bysshe Shelley and Romantic-era playa Lord Byron. Find out how social revolutions and the scientific and technological boom of the Industrial Revolution inspired a horror classic.

Event date: 
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
279 Harvard Street
Coolidge Corner
02446-2908 Brookline
The Lady and Her Monsters: A Tale of Dissections, Real-Life Dr. Frankensteins, and the Creation of Mary Shelley's Masterpiece Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062025814
Availability: Special Order (unlikely to be available)
Published: William Morrow & Company - February 5th, 2013