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LIMMUD LIVE | Saturday 12 June @The Ship, Herne Bay
LIMMUD | Sunday 13 June @Diocesan School for Girls, Epsom

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Sunday, June 13 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
The Working Stiffs: Forensic Science & “Kosher” autopsies from the U.S. come to New Zealand

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New York Times bestselling authors Dr. Judy Melinek and T.J. Mitchell came to New Zealand last year. They will talk about why they came, and how coronial autopsies of sudden, unexpected or violent deaths can accommodate for Jewish burial practices, and they will read from their new novel Aftershock.

Recording available online here:
Please note that Judy & T.J's session is from 0:28:51 through to 1:25:55.

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Dr Judy Melinek & T.J. Mitchell

Judy Melinek, M.D. and T.J. Mitchell are the New York Times bestselling co-authors of Working Stiff: Two Years, 262 Bodies, and the Making of a Medical Examiner. Dr. Melinek was an assistant medical examiner in San Francisco for nine years and today works as a forensic pathologist... Read More →

Sunday June 13, 2021 1:30pm - 2:30pm NZST
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