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Raiders of the Grave

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Death and the Maiden: exploring erotic death art, and the gender of death

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  • Raiders of the Grave

    Between 1742 and 1832, men of the lowest form of character targeted Britain’s churchyards for perhaps one of the most macabre practices you’ll ever come across.

    Resurrection men or body snatchers, plagued our churchyards and stole our dead all in the name of science. Providing a fresh and steady...