Frankenstein Fest Celebrated Shelley's Master Work
October 25, 2018
Leonard Delosh, Department of Management chair at Wentworth, reads as part of the Frankenstein marathon read event. (Photos by Samuel Kim)
Faculty, students, and staff took turns reading from Mary Shelley’s classic Frankenstein on Oct. 24 in the WIRE radio studio.
Events included a keynote address from author Charlotte Gordon, a “Frankenbash,” gallery displays, faculty panels, and more.
First-year writing professor Monica Soare of Wentworth discussed the role of Frankenstein in the female gothic fandom movement.
Wentworth students in a digital photography course displayed photos that examined contrasting themes of beauty and supernatural extremes in the Casella Gallery as part of the "Frank(ly) Sublime" exhibit.
- May 27, 2020—The contest was held in conjunction with a Furniture Studio class.
- May 19, 2020—The Center for Academic Excellence relates what worked for students during the spring semester.
- May 14, 2020—The team brought in $23,000 for the Student Emergency Fund.