Baltimore’s Mount Auburn Cemetery proudly stands as a living memorial of Black history
February 26, 2018 |
Gift-giving in the shadow of death.
February 17, 2018 |
The Year of Action is here, deathlings.
February 10, 2018 |
In this preview of Ivan Cenzi’s upcoming book, The Petrifier, we meet Paolo Gorini, a scientist and engineer, devoted to the destiny of the dead.
February 3, 2018 |
Movements are defined by the change they create– what they are. But our founder Caitlin Doughty wants to dispel myths about the term death positive, further defining the movement by what it is not.
January 25, 2018 |
There’s so much potential inside what we know as death positive people, but there is a chasm there, between the ways we talk about death in the abstract, and the ways we live inside actual death and grief.
We’ve got to start talking about grief in the face of deaths that are not beautiful.
January 18, 2018 |
Below is an excerpt from The Supernatural Cats of Japan, by award winning translator, writer, and scholar of Japanese folklore and ghosts, Zack Davisson.
January 13, 2018 |
Can mourning on Facebook ever feel completely safe? Does any public mourning?
January 6, 2018 |
The Order’s Bess Lovejoy speaks to the artist Laura Anderson Barbata about her tireless quest to right a 153 year old wrong.
December 21, 2017 |
Nuri McBride explores the relationship between putrefaction, belief, and the judgements we place on the smells created by the decomposing human body.
November 30, 2017 |
Allow our own Sarah Chavez to be your psychopomp through the world of the new Pixar film, Coco!
November 25, 2017 |
Our director Sarah Chavez spent Dia de Muertos in her home town of East LA, both appreciating and mourning the struggles of her community.
November 8, 2017 |