News, Events and Happenings

UPCOMING EVENTS

Exhibition: Heaven, Hell, and Purgatory: Visions of the Afterlife in the Catholic Tradition and The Morbid Anatomy Library
Saturday, June 22 and Sunday, June 23;
12-5 pm
Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY
Note: Location is Fort Hamilton Gatehouse NOT the main entrance of Green-Wood; Directions here
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Morbid Anatomy Closing Cemetery Garden Party
Date: Friday, June 28th
Time: 7pm - 9pm
Admission: $15 ( $10 for Green-Wood Members and "Morbid Anatomy Supporter" Patreon members)
Location: Fort Hamilton Gate House, corner of Fort Hamilton Parkway and Micielli Place
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Hidden Muses of New York Sculpture: A Walking Tour with Allison C. Meier
Date: Sunday, June 30
Time: 2-4pm
Admission: $20
Meet: Pulitzer Fountain, Grand Army Plaza, Manhattan
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Death in Colonial New York: A Walking Tour with Allison C. Meier

Date: Sunday, July 28
Time: 2-4pm
Admission: $20
Meet: Outside Museum of the American Indian,
1 Bowling Green, Manhattan
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FIELD TRIP TO MEXICO: Dia de Muertos: Mayan Rebirth: The Brushing of the Bones
A 4-day trip to Mexico curated, organized and guided by Mexican writer and scholar Salvador Olguín for Borderline Projects and Morbid Anatomy.
Dates: October 31 - November 4, 2019 (**Must reserve to info@borderlineprojects.com by July 1)
Includes: Two Mayan Day of the Dead celebrations, featuring a visit to Pomuch, and the "brushing the bones" ceremony
Cost: $685.00 USD (Includes all hotels in double-rooms, luxury ground transportation, museum admissions, guided visits, and breakfasts; airfares not included).
More here

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
368 pages, 1,000 illustrations in color and black and white
More (and order) here.

REVIEWS AND INTERVIEWS FOR DEATH A GRAVESIDE COMPANION
As Far As The Eye Can Travel "paper "Wunderkammer" by Chiara Ambrosio
More here.

CHECK OUT OUR PATREON PAGE HERE
This Patreon will make available new, exclusive Morbid Anatomy content available nowhere else including video and audio recordings of our talks and lectures; illustrated articles by Morbid Anatomy's Joanna Ebenstein and Laetitia Barbier and others in the greater Morbid Anatomy Community; recorded interviews with fascinating makers, rogue scholars and collectors in our community; and virtual tours of our own exhibitions as well as museums and collections around the world.


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