Frankenstein's Children: Poetry Reading by Bruce Bond

University of North Texas Department of English professor Dr. Bruce Bond will read and discuss poems from his new book Frankenstein's Children. The poems in this book offer a look at the contemporary world through the lens of Mary Shelley's iconic novel. A book signing will be held after.  

 

Wednesday, October 31, 5-6pm

Willis Library, Room 250H

This event is free and open to the public.

 

Young Frankenstein Film Screening

Join us for a screening of the beloved film Young Frankenstein. This Mel Brooks film is a hilarious take on Mary Shelley's classic novel, starring Gene Wilder, Marty Feldman, Peter Boyle, and Cloris Leachman. Popcorn and Halloween candy will be provided. 

There will also be a display of Frankenstein texts and other items from the UNT Special Collections and Graphic Novel collection.

 

Tuesday, October 30, 12-2pm

Chilton Hall, Media Library, Room 111C

This event is free and open to the public.

 

Byrd Williams Family Photography Collection

Four generations of photographers – all named Byrd Williams – documented more than 100 years of North Texas history with their work. Now, UNT Libraries has acquired their collection, consisting of over 10,000 prints and 300,000 negatives. The materials include commercial and studio photography, western landscapes, documentary studies, and fine art photography. Family correspondence, artifacts, and a collection of cameras were also donated by Byrd Williams IV.

Digital Frontiers Webcast: “‘… Hardly any Woman wants to be without a Written Cookbook’:Manuscript Cookbooks between Family Heirloom and Prestigious Objects”

TWU & Digital Frontiers welcome visiting scholar Helga Müllneritsch: “‘… Hardly any Woman wants to be without a Written Cookbook’:Manuscript Cookbooks between Family Heirloom and Prestigious Objects”