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15/12/2019 - 18:00 to 19:00
£4 (no booking fee)

Ghost Stories At Christmas: The Spark Of Life Talk

Ghost Stories at Christmas - The Spark of Life - the science behind Frankenstein's monster

Dr Jo Bath explores the early nineteenth century obsession with electricity as a force of life, taking in frog's legs, executed criminals, the Anatomy Act, steam intellect societies, the Chair of Dr De Sanctis, a spontaneously generated mite and more.

This talk takes place in the Harbottle Suite of the Black Gate, which is fully accessible to wheelchair users. 
The talk runs from 6pm to 7pm, with doors opening at 5:30pm.

Tickets available here.

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0191 230 6300
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