Who was the real Dr. Frankenstein?

It's no secret that Mary Shelley's infamous novel has influenced generations of writers, but is completely based on fiction, or was Shelley inspired by real-life events? Tune in to learn more about the real Dr. Frankenstein.

Some of Giovanni Aldini's experiments with animal parts, via Wikimedia Commons

Topics in this Podcast: Halloween episodes, Who was the real?, mary shelley, literary history