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Film and Discussion: “Mary Shelley”

Monday, October 7, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Following a screening of the 2017 romantic period drama about Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley’s first love and relationship with the poet Percy Shelley, Princeton University Professor of English Susan Wolfson shares her perspective on the film and her knowledge of the writer. Wolfson is co-editor of the award-winning “The Annotated Frankenstein.” A Q&A will follow.

“Mary Shelley” is being presented as a companion film to Lookingglass Theatre Company’s production of “Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein” at McCarter Theatre Center Oct. 15 to Nov. 13. The film is rated PG-13 and the running time is 2 hours

Tickets are required and can be purchased at the theater box office at 160 Nassau St. or online at princetongardentheatre.org. Information on ticket pricing is available here: https://www.princetongardentheatre.org/admission

Co-sponsored by the library, Princeton Garden Theatre and McCarter Theatre Center.

Please note: Due to circumstances beyond our control, we are unable to provide free tickets.

 

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Date:
Monday, October 7
Time:
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Princeton Garden Theater
160 Nassau St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Following a screening of the 2017 romantic period drama about Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's first love and relationship with the poet Percy Shelley, Princeton University Professor of English Susan Wolfson shares her perspective on the film and her knowledge of the writer. Wolfson is co-editor of the award-winning "The Annotated Frankenstein." A Q&A will follow."Mary Shelley" is being presented as a companion film to Lookingglass Theatre Company's production of "Mary Shelley's Frankenstein" at McCarter Theatre Center Oct. 15 to Nov. 13. The film is rated PG-13 and the running time is 2 hours.The screening is free but tickets are required and available at the theater box office at 160 Nassau St. Co-sponsored by the library, Princeton Garden Theatre and McCarter Theatre Center.