Burke & Hare Episodes

Anatomy Burke & Hare Edinburgh

Ep.40 - Janet Philp - Burke, Now and Then

Sept. 18, 2020

Janet Philp explores the history around the tale of Edinburgh’s infamous body-snatchers Burke and Hare, and Dr. Knox, the recipient of their shady undertakings.

Anatomy Burke & Hare Edinburgh Forensics

Ep.16 - Lisa Rosner - Crime Scene Edinburgh: Forensic Science In The Era Of Burke And Hare

June 10, 2020

Prof. Lisa Rosner takes a CSI-style approach to discuss the notorious murders carried out by Burke and Hare, who supplied bodies for dissection at Edinburgh's medical school.