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Stars, Fools and Lovers: An Illustrated Guide to the Art and History of the Tarot
By Joanna Ebenstein, Laetitia Barbier and Mark Pilkington, the creators of Morbid Anatomy and Strange Attractor Press
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UPCOMING EVENTS

"A Diseased Fancy": The History of Medical Arguments against the Imagination with Dr James Kennaway
Thursday, November 29
Time: 7pm
Admission: Free but Must RSVP here
Location: Hauser and Wirth, 548 W 22nd St, New York, NY 10011
Part of Doors of Perception, a series by Morbid Anatomy for Hauser and Wirth

Morbid Anatomy at the Oddities Flea Market
Saturday December 1st
11am to 6pm (10am for VIP)
Brooklyn Bazaar, 150 Greenpoint Avenue, 11222
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Morbid Anatomy Open House
Sunday, December 2nd
12pm to 5pm
Free
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Tarot Reading with Laetitia
Tuesday, December 4th
Halyards, 406 3rd Avenue, 11215
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Trance and Possession in Music and Religion with Kristian Leth and Lorraine Sangre
Wednesday, December 5
Time: 7pm
Admission: Free but Must RSVP here
Location: Hauser and Wirth, 548 W 22nd St, New York, NY 10011
Part of Doors of Perception, a series by Morbid Anatomy for Hauser and Wirth

Tour of Agents of Faith: Votive Objects in Time and Place by Curator Ittai Weinryb
Thursday December 6
6pm
Bard Graduate Center Gallery (18 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024)
SOLD OUT
Limited to 20
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Tarot Reading with Laetitia
Tuesday, December 11th
Halyards, 406 3rd Avenue, 11215
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Anthropomorphic Mouse Taxidermy Class with Divya Anantharaman
Saturday, December 15th
12 pm - 6 pm
Private Taxidermy Studio
$155
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Tarot Reading with Laetitia
Tuesday, December 18th
Halyards, 406 3rd Avenue, 11215
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Conjuring the Sacred Feminine with the Tarot
Workshop with Laetitia
Saturday, January 5th
2pm to 5pm
$69
Location: Private Studio, 11218 Brooklyn NY ( Address will be provided upon purchase of the ticket.)
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Intuitive Tarot Workshop with Laetitia
Sunday, January 6th
2pm to 5pm
$69
Location: Private Studio, 11218 Brooklyn NY (Address will be provided upon purchase of the ticket.)
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EXHIBITIONS

Bridging Two Worlds: The Land of the Living and the Land of the Dead
September 22 – December 2, 2018
Free and open to the public
Saturday and Sunday, 12 - 5
Green-Wood Cemetery, Fort Hamilton Gatehouse (The Gatehouse is located at Fort Hamilton Parkway and Micieli Place, easily accessible on the F and G trains at Fort Hamilton Station. The exhibition and library space are not handicap accessible.)
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Through artifacts, artworks, and ephemera, this exhibition explores how humans have endeavored to imagine a separate world for the dead and to express their own desires for bridging the divide. Objects on view were drawn from collectors in the greater Morbid Anatomy community and The Green-Wood Historic Fund Collections.

THE MORBID ANATOMY LIBRARY

The Morbid Anatomy Library at Green-Wood Cemetery
Saturday, September 22 - Sunday, Dec 2, 2018
Weekends 12 - 5
Free and open to the public
The Fort Hamilton Gatehouse at Green-Wood Cemetery (Hamilton Parkway and Micieli Place, F and G trains at Fort Hamilton Station or Church Street Station)
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PODCASTS AND VIDEO

BOOKS AND PROJECTS OF INTEREST

Death: A Graveside Companion
At nearly 400 pages, this book explores, via over 1,000 images and 19 essays, humankind's attempts attempts--mythological, scientific and popular – to imagine, respond to, or find meaning in the mystery of death.

Edited by Joanna Ebenstein, Foreword by Will Self, Featuring the Richard Harris Art Collection
Thames and Hudson, October 24, 2017 (Available for pre-order)
368 pages, 1,000 illustrations in color and black and white
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REVIEWS AND INTERVIEWS FOR DEATH A GRAVESIDE COMPANION
As Far As The Eye Can Travel "paper "Wunderkammer" by Chiara Ambrosio
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