14 Feb 2013

Apewoman put to rest

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:20 pm on 14 February 2013

The remains of an indigenous Mexican woman who died 150 years ago in a travelling circus ended up in a specimen collection in Norway. Artist Laura Anderson Barbata battled for years for them to be returned from the University of Oslo for burial in Mexico, which has now finally happened.