Frankenstein's Footlocker

Purpose

  • Engage the public in hands-on making activities, digital interactives, and online challenges exploring the themes of scientific creativity and responsibility that are raised in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein
  • Part of the Frankenstein Bicentennial Project celebrating the 200th anniversary of the publication of Shelley’s novel

Digital Kit Download

The digital kit will be available fro download in December 2017.

Eligibility

  • A limited number of museums in the United States are eligible to receive physical kits including materials and supplies for hands-on activities and a tablet for digital and online activities
  • Free digital downloads and online interactives will be available to everyone

 

Overview

  • Hands-on making activities, digital interactives, and online challenges appropriate for a range of audiences, including adults, youth, and children
  • Professional development workshop and resources for recipients of physical kits

 

Funding

  • Supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation to Arizona State University (DRL-1516684)

 

Timeline

  • 2017: Frankenstein's Footlocker resources completed
  • 2018: Programming in conjunction with the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

 

    Learn More

    Additional information is available at:

    http://frankenstein.asu.edu/transmedia-museum/

    http://frankenstein200.org

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    This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Number DRL-1516684. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

     

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