Very first episode! Hope you enjoy Storical! We’re kicking things off with Mary Shelley who died on February 1, 1851.
Mary Shelley was the author of Frankenstein and had a pretty wild life. Learn all about the teen author's rebellious streak and then check out some recommended books and movies so you can continue your Mary Shelley love fest.
Books & Media Mentioned:
Hideous Love - Stephanie Hemphill
The Strange, True Life of Frankenstein's Creator, Mary Shelley - Catherine Reef
In Search of Mary Shelley: The girl who wrote Frankenstein - Fiona Sampson
Cadaver and Queen - Alisa Kwitney
The Wollstonecraft Detective Agency - Jordan Stratford
Mary Shelley - 2017 film starring Elle Fanning
Brains On Podcast - Mary Shelley and the Science of Frankenstein
Guillermo del Toro BAFTA Acceptance Speech
Bonus! Forgot to mention on the episode, check out Penny Dreadful for a soulful performance of both Victor and the Monster.