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Saturday, October 26 • 10:30am - 11:15am
The History of Science in Science Fiction

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We know Frankenstein did the wrong readings at university and Spider-Man always did his homework. What are writers saying about science when they give us scientists like this?


Julia M. Wright

Julia M. Wright is Professor of English at Dalhousie University, and is the author of Men With Stakes: Masculinity and the Gothic in US Television.

Kala Hirtle

Kala Hirtle is a PhD candidate at Dalhousie University. She is completing a dissertation on literary responses to changing medical theories in the nineteenth century, and recently won an award for an essay on Samuel Delany.

Laura Bohnert

Laura Bohnert is a PhD candidate at Dalhousie University. Her dissertation is on all of Mary Shelley's writings, and she has presented her work at international conferences.

Saturday October 26, 2019 10:30am - 11:15am ADT
Room 104 1st Floor, Convention Level, HCC