Until the well runs dry : medicine and the exploitation of black bodies / a Burn Baby Burn production ; written and directed by Shawn O. Utsey ; produced by Department of African American Studies, Virginia Commonwealth University.
The practice of disinterring cadavers (grave robbing or bodysnatching) for purposes of medical dissection was widespread in the 19th and early 20th centuries in the United States. Those individuals who job was to secure bodies for the dissecting labs of medical colleges were known as Resurrectionist...
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