The Man Who Fell in Love With a Corpse

The tale of a mad radiologist

Jacob Wilkins
Nov 12, 2020 · 3 min read
Photo of Carl Tanzler by Stetson Kennedy, 1940 (Wikimedia Commons — image resized by author)

The mad doctor

Photo of Elena Milagro Hoyos, unknown artist, c. 1930 (Wikimedia Commons)

Elena comes home

Photograph of Carl Tanzler, unknown artist, 1940 (Wikimedia Commons)

A final dance

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