Canal March

Paloma Pedrero's monologue Mary para Mary

Esperanza Pedreño, dramatised reading. Paloma Pedrero, presentation

Poetics and Theatre

A pioneer of modern feminism with her essay A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792) and the mother of the writer Mary Shelley –the creator of Frankenstein– Mary Wollstonecraft is in the midst of giving a public lecture when she is overcome by fever... This is the situation preceding the final part of the monologue Mary para Mary by the playwright Paloma Pedrero, performed by the actress Esperanza Pedreño. "In London, on 10 September 1797, at sunset..."

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