- May 2019 · 240pages · 216x138mm
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'What gives this collection its originality is, ﬁrst, that it takes an interdisciplinary approach, and second, that its focus is speciﬁcally a less common centre of analysis: the human body. This wide-ranging volume offers some original insights, with a relaxed and mature interdisciplinarity.'
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List of figures
List of contributors
Chapter 1: Introduction – Luci Attala and Louise Steel
Chapter 2: Bodies that co-create: The residues and intimacies of vital materials – Eloise Govier
Chapter 3: I am apple – Luci Attala
Chapter 4: Cooled, cured and sedimented: Reforming and edifying the hydrocentric infants of northwestern Amazonia – Elizabeth Rahmen
Chapter 5: Embodied encounters with the ancestors- Louise Steel
Chapter 6: ‘They roll around in the mud!’: Becoming a community of substance – Kate Nialla Fayers-Kerr.
Chapter 7: The resuscitation of the twice-hanged man: Miracles and the body in medieval Swansea – Harriett Webster
Chapter 8: Dead and dusted: Exploring the mutable boundaries of the body – Ros Coard
Chapter 9: A cup for any occasion: The materiality of drinking experiences at Kerma – Carl Walsh
Chapter 10: All fingers, no thumbs: the materiality of a medieval relic – Janet Burton.