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Elgin Alive: The Victorian Art of Death (ML)

Event Type: Lectures
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/8/2019
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Description:
 Draw your curtains, cover your mirrors, set traps for the Resurrectionists at your loved ones' graves, and put a bell in the coffin. Michael Murschel, Funeralogist, undertakes to lead you in a shadowy procession through more than one hundred of the excruciatingly exquisite points of Victorian funeral culture. Hitch up the hearse-and-four, hire the mourners, fluff up the ostrich feathers, and go into the night.
Rated “PG” for “Potentially Gruesome"
Library: Main Library    Map
Location: Meadows Comm. Rms. A-B
Other Information:
 For more information, go to elgin-ecn.org.
Status: Closed