The Chirurgeon’s Apprentice in The Guardian 

After viewing images of Muammar Gaddafi’s bruised and bloodied corpse in the news this past month, I was moved to write an article for The Guardian on the display of criminal bodies in history. What were the motivations behind such displays? And how do public dissections in the 18th century relate to the Gaddafi spectacle today? Find out by reading the article here.

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