As part of the Community Read Program, Sam Shapiro (a part-time faculty member in our department) has organized a Frankenstein Film Series. One of the films that he will be showing is Mel Brooks’ comedy Young Frankenstein. This film will be shown onSunday, October 16, at 2 pm at the Main Library. For more information about this film series, please click on the following link: https://www.cmlibrary.org/blog/frankenstein-film-series-october
Kudos — As you know, I like to use my Monday Missives to share news about recent accomplishments by members of our department. Here is the latest news:
Boyd Davis‘s “virtual poster” titled “More Than a Story: Narrative Formats in Alzheimer’s Conversation” is on display at the Aging in Society 2016 Conference in Linkoping, Sweden.
Quirky Quiz Question — Mary Shelley, the author of Frankenstein, was an important British writer, but so was her famous mother. Does anybody know the name of Mary Shelley’s mother?