Why did a dying Nineteenth-century robber need his pores and skin to grow to be a ebook cowl? This Halloween, Anatomica and Darkish Archives reveal our altering relationship with the physique
28 October 2020
THE human physique can fascinate and enthral – however it might additionally appal. Two new books spotlight our complicated relationship with the physique and, curiously for the queasy twenty first century, don’t blink on the information.
Joanna Ebenstein co-founded the now closed Morbid Anatomy Museum in New York. She spent years finding out how …