Oct 14, 2019, 05:38 PM
Two centuries ago, on vacation in Geneva, a young novelist with a lifelong morbid curiosity conceived one of the most enduring and fascinating stories of all time. Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is known for being the first science fiction novel and an early achievement in horror, but it is also a critique of the terrifying scientific exploits of its time - and, perhaps, some of ours today.

ALSO: Stay tuned at the end of the episode for a big announcement about the podcast! HAPPY SPOOKY SEASON EVERYONE