#Shelley200 Interview: Professor Sharon Ruston

In the fourth in our series of #Shelley200 interviews, Shelley Conference Postgraduate Helper, Laura Blunsden, speaks with Shelley Conference advisor, Professor Sharon Ruston, about her first encounters with Shelley, science, radicalism, and scandal in the Shelley circle, Shelley and Humprhy Davy, and much more.

Sharon Ruston is Professor of English Literature at Lancaster University, the author of numerous publications on Shelley including her monograph Shelley and Vitality, and a member of the Shelley Conference advisory board.

Order Professor Ruston’s latest book, The Science of Life and Death in Frankenstein, here and read about the Davy Notebooks Project here.