Jeanette Winterson remixes "Frankenstein" with AI, queer love, and cryogenics in "Frankissstein"

from  Recode Decode

Jan 15, 2020

Writer Jeanette Winterson talks with Recode’s Kara Swisher about her latest book, Frankissstein: A Love Story. Winterson discusses the intertwined histories of LGBT+ people, science fiction literature and technology; how she decided to write a modern twist on Mary Shelley's Frankenstein with a technological bent; and how Shelley foresaw the intersection of bodies and machines. Plus: Is tech becoming the real monster in modern life? And who is the Victor Frankenstein of this era?Featuring:Jeanett...more

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