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Mourning Photos on Exhibit Through Dec. 12
Nov. 8, 2013
"Beyond the Dark Veil: Post Mortem and Mourning Photography" from the Thanatos Archive is the latest exhibit on display in the Begovich Gallery through Dec. 12. The free exhibition, curated by graduate student Jacqueline Bunge Barger, includes more than 120 haunting photographs and related ephemera, documenting the practice of death and mourning in the Victorian era and early 20th century. It is supplemented with newspaper articles, funeral notices and more. Begovich Gallery is open from noon to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday and noon to 2 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call 657-278-7750.