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Under Your Skin

A discussion based on the attraction, repulsion and taboo surrounding the work of Gunther von Hagens

Gunther von Hagens has been referred to as Frankenstein, the modern Vesal and the Galileo of anatomy. Over 16 million people have visited the exhibition of preserved human corpses, Body Worlds, whilst his public autopsy received record viewing figures. Robert Winston joins him to discuss the attraction, repulsion and taboo surrounding his work.


Gunther von Hagens | talks
Professor Lord Robert Winston | talks | www


Date and Time:

8 June 2005 at 6:00 pm


1 hour



Cheltenham Festival of Science
Town Hall
Imperial Square
GL50 1QA
+44 12 42 77 58 24

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