Adapting Frankenstein : The Monster's Eternal Lives in Popular Culture Paperback / softback
Edited by Dennis R. Cutchins, Dennis R. Perry
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is one of the most popular novels in western literature.
It has been adapted and re-assembled in countless forms, from Hammer Horror films to young-adult books and bandes dessinees.
Beginning with the idea of the 'Frankenstein Complex', this edited collection provides a series of creative readings that explore the elaborate intertextual networks that make up the novel's remarkable afterlife.
It broadens the scope of research on Frankenstein while deepening our understanding of a text that, 200 years after its original publication, continues to intrigue and terrify us in new and unexpected ways. -- .
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 360 pages, 39 black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Manchester University Press
- Publication Date: 06/08/2018
- Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
- ISBN: 9781526108913