BBC Radio Scotland: Frankenstein Dundee

“I lived principally in the country as a girl, and passed a considerable time in Scotland. I made occasional visits to the more picturesque parts; but my habitual residence was on the blank and dreary northern shores of the Tay, near Dundee.”

Excerpt from Mary Shelley’s 1831 introduction to Frankenstein

Celebrating the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, Professor Angela Wright discusses the author’s connections to Dundee on BBC Radio Scotland. You can find more information about the programme and Shelley’s Dundee connections here.

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Portrait | Romantic Circles
Portrait of Mary Shelley.