The Dead Toreador, by Édouard Manet, c. 1864. National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

The Dead Toreador, by Édouard Manet, c. 1864. National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

Death

Volume VI, Number 4 | fall 2013

Memento Mori

Lewis H. Lapham

Fond Farewells

Bess Lovejoy

Squeak & Gibber

John Crowley

Mournful Creatures

Virginia Morell

Last Meals

Brent Cunningham

Map

Miscellany

Voices In Time

The Caged Bird Sings

c. | Shiraz

Lost Child

c. | Kyushu

What We Say Here

| Gettysburg

Examining the Cadavers

c. | Knoxville

Crackdown

| Hanyang

Protest Song

| Wales

The Day Will Come

| Charlestown, MA

Plague Party

| Philadelphia

Housecleaning

c. | Amherst, MA

Receiving the Summons

| New York City

Morbid Diary

| London

Natural Law

| Cape Cod

Mistakes Were Made

| New York City

Eve of Battle

| Virginia

Finite Jest

c. | Denmark

The Fable of Hell

c. | Egypt

Charts and Graphs

Contributors

Conversations

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