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Jeanette Winterson

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Frankissstein Overview

In Frankissstein: A Love Story best-selling British author Jeanette Winterson creates a contemporary Gothic retelling of Mary Shelley's famous novel Frankenstein. Winterson's novel has two narrative streams: one set in the 19th century following Mary Shelley as she writes and publishes Frankenstein and another set in the present day in which a young transgender doctor falls in love with a mad scientist who is a radical proponent of artificial intelligence. Winterson tackles themes such as the nature of love, the nature of consciousness, humans' relationships to our bodies, and technology and science gone too far.

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