EDIT: This talk is now happening on Wednesday, 26th September 2018, 2:30-3:30pm!
I’m very excited to be giving a talk on ‘Automata in Literature and Culture’, fathoming the literary and psychological depths of our fascination with automata through history at The Marvellous Mechanical Museum exhibition, for which I acted as a consultant, at Compton Verney – Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown‘s former abode. With Greek Mythology, Frankenstein, Rowland Emmet (and possibly even LEGO), there’s definitely going to be something for everybody! Tickets include entry to the exhibition (which you must see!).
PS: Don’t miss out on the gorgeous book accompanying the exhibition for which I wrote an essay!