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Over Her Dead Body: Death, Femininity and the Aesthetic by Elisabeth Bronfen

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Over Her Dead Body is boyd highly original book that exposes the powerful and astonishingly pervasive conjunction of death, femininity, and the aesthetic in Western culture since the Enlightenment. InEdgar Allen Poe wrote that ‘the death of a beautiful woman is, unquestionably, the most poetic topic in the world’.

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