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Penn Bioethics Film Fest | Frankenstein (Screening of "The Bride of Franken...

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International House Philadelphia, Ibrahim Theater

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The Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy of the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine will host its third annual Bioethics Film Festival, Frankenstein, March 20-22.

The screening of "The Bride of Frankenstein" (1935 | 75 m) will begin at 6 pm, and will be preceded by a reception. In addition to the screening there will be a discussion of the film with Penn faculty, Lance Wahlert, and special guests- Mark Greenberg of Drexel University and Susan Lederer, a distinguished University of Wisconsin historian and authority on the novel, Frankenstein, and its influence. Her book, Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature, accompanied a National Library of Medicine exhibit in 2002.

This year's other films are "Young Frankenstein" (1974) on March 21, and "Blade Runner" – Final Cut (1982, re-released 2007) on March 22.


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