Frankenstein (Cultographies) PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Frankenstein (Cultographies) free pdf James Whale's Frankenstein (1931) spawned a phenomenon that has been rooted in world culture for decades. This cinematic Prometheus has generated countless sequels, remakes, rip-offs, and parodies in every media, and this granddaddy of cult movies constantly renews its followers in each generation. Along with an in-depth critical reading of the original 1931 film, this book tracks Frankenstein the monster's heavy cultural tread from Mary Shelley's source novel to today's Internet chat rooms.

About Robert Horton

Robert Horton is the author of Billy Wilder: Interviews (2001) and the zombie-western graphic novel Rotten (2010) and its spin-off The Lost Diary of John J. Flynn (2012). He is also a contributor to Film Comment and KUOW-FM, and curator of the Frye Art Museum's Magic Lantern program.

Details Book

Author : Robert Horton
Publisher : Wallflower Press
Data Published : 14 March 2014
ISBN : 0231167431
EAN : 9780231167437
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 128 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Frankenstein (Cultographies)



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • "Frankenstein"

    Perhaps best recognized for the horror films it has spawned. "Frankenstein". written by 19-year-old Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. was first published in 1818. "Frankenstein: Or The Modern Prometheus" warns against the "advancements" of modern man and the industrial revolution..


  • The Monstrance free pdfThe Monstrance

    The Monstrance. Bryan D. Dietrich's sixth book of poems. is a love story. Set in the world of James Whale's 1931 film version of Frankenstein. these poems document the lives and loves of a monster and a gypsy..


  • Frankenstein free pdfFrankenstein

    Few creatures of horror have seized readers' imaginations and held them for so long as the anguished monster of Shelley's Frankenstein. The story of Victor Frankenstein's monstrous creation and the havoc it caused has enthralled generations of readers and inspired countless writers of horror and suspense..


  • Frankenstein free pdfFrankenstein

    First published in 1818. this retelling for youngerreaders of Mary Shelley's classic taleis the chilling story of a scientist. Doctor Frankenstein. who succeeds in creating a fearful monster..


  • Frankenstein free pdfFrankenstein

    Mary Shelley's timeless gothic novel presents the epic battle between man and monster at its greatest literary pitch. In trying to create life. the young student Victor Frankenstein unleashes forces beyond his control..


  • Frankenstein (Cultographies) free pdfFrankenstein (Cultographies)

    Library Download Books. James Whale's Frankenstein (1931) spawned a phenomenon that has been rooted in world culture for decades. This cinematic Prometheus has generated countless sequels, remakes, ri