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Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature

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Disembodied head with skin removed from face to expose veins underneath, plus exhibition logo Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of NatureDisembodied head with skin removed from face to expose veins underneath, plus exhibition logo Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature

Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature explores the enduring power of the Frankenstein story to expose hidden fears of science and technology—both in the original novel and shaped into new forms, such as plays, films, and comics. Captivating audiences for 200 years, as scientists have gained new knowledge, the Frankenstein story remains like a warning beacon, throwing its unsettling beam upon human efforts to penetrate the secrets of nature.

Tour Itinerary

Frankenstein:

Penetrating the Secrets of Nature

Available Dates

Booked Dates

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August 03, 2015 - September 12, 2015
Troy University
Troy, AL
North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System
Gainesville, FL
September 28, 2015 - November 07, 2015
Fairfax County Public Library - City of Fairfax Regional Library
Fairfax, VA
Jensen Beach High School
Jensen Beach, FL
November 23, 2015 - January 02, 2016
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
Springfield, IL
Palm Beach County Public Library System
West Palm Beach, FL
January 18, 2016 - February 27, 2016
Temple University - Ginsburg Health Sciences Library
Philadelphia, PA
Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine
Hempstead, NY
March 14, 2016 - April 23, 2016
Virginia Commonwealth University - Tompkins-McCaw Library
Richmond, VA
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY
May 09, 2016 - June 18, 2016
East Central Arkansas Regional Library - Cross County Library
Wynne, AR
Old State Capitol Historic Site
Springfield, IL
July 04, 2016 - August 13, 2016
Arkansas State University - Dean B. Ellis Library
Jonesboro, AR
Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA
August 29, 2016 - October 08, 2016
University of Oklahoma - Richard M. Bird Health Sciences Library
Oklahoma City, OK
Central Michigan University
Mount Pleasant, MI
October 24, 2016 - December 03, 2016
Texas Medical Center Library
Houston, TX
Pennsylvania State University - Hazleton Campus
Hazleton, PA
December 19, 2016 - January 28, 2017
Vermilion Parish Library
Abbeville, LA
Augusta University - Robert B. Greenblatt, M.D. Library
Augusta, GA
February 13, 2017 - March 25, 2017
University of Virginia - Claude Moore Health Sciences Library
Charlottesville, VA
University of North Dakota - Harley E. French Library of the Health Sciences
Grand Forks, ND
April 10, 2017 - May 20, 2017
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
Tulsa, OK
Bryan College of Health Sciences
Lincoln, NE
June 05, 2017 - July 15, 2017
Orland Park Public Library
Orland Park, IL
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
Toronto, Ontario
July 31, 2017 - September 09, 2017
Not Available
Not Available
September 25, 2017 - November 04, 2017
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
Blacksburg, VA
University of Maryland School of Public Health
College Park, MD
November 20, 2017 - December 30, 2017
University of Texas Southwestern
Dallas, TX
St. Charles City-County Library District - Middendorf-Kredell Branch
O'Fallon, MO
January 15, 2018 - February 24, 2018
Arizona State University Libraries
Tempe, AZ
Bryant University
Smithfield, RI
March 12, 2018 - April 21, 2018
University of Texas Medical Branch - Moody Medical Library
Galveston, TX
Oakland University
Rochester, MI
May 07, 2018 - June 16, 2018
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Bethesda, MD
Duke University Medical Center Library & Archives
Durham, NC
July 02, 2018 - August 11, 2018
University of Oklahoma Tulsa - Schusterman Library
Tulsa, OK
Cromaine Library
Hartland, MI
August 27, 2018 - October 06, 2018
Duquesne University - Gumberg Library
Pittsburgh, PA
University of Maine Farmington - Mantor Library
Farmington, ME
October 22, 2018 - December 01, 2018
University of Arizona - Arizona Health Sciences Library
Tucson, AZ
The College of Wooster Libraries
Wooster, OH
December 17, 2018 - January 26, 2019
St. Tammany Parish Library
Covington, LA
Mercer University Medical Library
Macon, GA
February 11, 2019 - March 23, 2019
Montana State University Billings Library
Billings, MT
University at Buffalo - SUNY
Buffalo, NY
April 08, 2019 - May 18, 2019
Tarrant County College Southeast Campus
Arlington, TX
Coker College Library
Hartsville, SC
June 03, 2019 - July 13, 2019
University of Texas Health Science Center - Briscoe Library
San Antonio, TX
Smyrna Public Library
Smyrna, GA
July 29, 2019 - September 07, 2019
Not Available
Not Available
September 23, 2019 - November 02, 2019
Northern Virginia Community College
Alexandria, VA
Prairie View A&M University
Prairie View, TX
November 18, 2019 - January 04, 2020
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC
University of Louisville - Kornhauser Health Sciences Library
Louisville, KY
January 20, 2020 - February 29, 2020
Indiana University South Bend - Franklin D. Schurz Library
South Bend, IN
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College - Jackson County Campus Library
Gautier, MS
March 16, 2020 - April 25, 2020
West Virginia University Health Sciences Library
Morgantown, WV
Des Moines University
Des Moines, IA
May 11, 2020 - June 20, 2020
New York Medical College - Health Sciences Library
Valhalla, NY
University of Colorado Boulder - Norlin Library
Boulder, CO
July 06, 2020 - August 15, 2020
LSU Health Shreveport
Shreveport, LA
Samaritan Medical Center
Watertown, NY
August 31, 2020 - October 10, 2020
Drake University - Cowles Library
Des Moines, IA
Gundersen Health System
La Crosse, WI
October 26, 2020 - December 05, 2020
South Dakota State University - Hilton M. Briggs Library
Brookings, SD
Cabarrus College of Health Sciences
Concord, NC
December 21, 2020 - January 30, 2021
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center
Landstuhl, Germany
Chatham Area Public Library
Chatham, IL
February 15, 2021 - March 27, 2021
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center
Landstuhl, Germany
North Shore Community College
Danvers, MA
April 12, 2021 - May 22, 2021
University of Utah - Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library
Salt Lake City, UT
University of Montana - Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library
Missoula, MT
June 07, 2021 - July 17, 2021
Not Available
Not Available
August 02, 2021 - September 11, 2021
Juneau Public Libraries - Downtown Juneau Public Library
Juneau, AK
University of Central Florida College of Medicine - Harriet F. Ginsburg Health Sciences Library
Orlando, FL
September 27, 2021 - November 06, 2021
Juneau Public Libraries - Mendenhall Valley Public Library
Juneau, AK
Florence-Lauderdale Public Library
Florence, AL
November 22, 2021 - January 01, 2022
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center - Robert M. Bird Memorial Library
Oklahoma City, OK
Midwestern University Library
Downers Grove, IL
January 17, 2022 - February 26, 2022
College of Lake County
Grayslake, IL
University of Connecticut Library - Health Sciences
Farmington, CT