Synopsis: Author Theodora Goss discusses her Victorian/Gothic mashup, The Strange Case of the Alchemist’s Daughter, as well as why we keep revisiting the same monster stories, their hidden feminism, and the trials and tribulations of writing historical fiction.
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Present: Harry C. Marks, Theodora Goss
- Dracula by Bram Stoker
- Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
- The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
- Mosses from an Old Manse by Nathaniel Hawthorne
- The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Vol. 1 by Alan Moore
- Batman: The Killing Joke by Alan Moore
- “Hilary Mantel: Women Writers Must Stop Falsely Empowering Female Characters in History” | Telegraph
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