Body of Work: Meditations on Mortality from the Human Anatomy Lab

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Christine Montross

Narrated By: Renee Raudman

Publisher: Tantor Media

Date: July 2007

Duration: 9 hours 24 minutes


This is a hauntingly moving memoir of the relationship between a cadaver named Eve and the first-year medical student who cuts her open. Christine Montross brings an uncommon perspective to the emotional difficulty of the first year of medical school, and her disturbing, often entertaining anecdotes enrich this exquisitely crafted memoir, endowing an eerie beauty to the world of a doctor-in-training.