Helen MacDonald

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About the Author

Helen MacDonald is Australian Research Council Future Fellow at the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies at the University of Melbourne, Australia. She is the author of Possessing the Dead: The Artful Science of Anatomy (2010) and Human Remains: Dissection and its Histories (2006), which won the biennial Victorian Premier's Literary Award for a First Book of History and was short-listed for the Ernest Scott History Prize.