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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


Because of the impact worldwide of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the 2020 International Summer Programmes have been replaced by the Virtual Summer Festival of Learning

This course is part of the Literature Summer Programme Term I 2020.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

The tale of Victor Frankenstein's monstrous creation still resonates. This course compares the astonishing original novel with two major 20th-century versions, Philip K Dick's Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? (1968, aka Bladerunner) and Marge Piercy's He, She and It (1991, aka Body of Glass), combining androids and the Golem of Prague.


Course dates

12 Jul 2020 to 18 Jul 2020

Course duration

1 week

Apply by

22 Jun 2020

Course director

Academic Directors, Course Directors and Tutors are subject to change, when necessary.


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Qualifications / Credits


Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code