Penn Press Podcasts

Penn Press Podcast Season 2, Episode 1: Lisa Rosner, Being the True and Spectacular History of Edinburgh's Notorious Burke and Hare and of the Man of Science Who Abetted Them in the Commission of Their Most Heinous Crimes



Oct, 1, 2009. Historian Lisa Rosner dispells myths surrounding the Burke and Hare murder case and their client, Dr. Robert Knox. Rosner explains burking, and shared details about the victims of the nineteenth-century serial killers.