Announcing Our LGBTQ End-Of-Life Guide Project Learn More!

What does it mean that there are increasing numbers of unclaimed dead? Who is charged with caring for their disposal, who feels responsible and why? What does it say about how lived lives are valued if their deaths are abandoned? Scholars, professionals and artists involved in caring for the unclaimed dead as representatives of local authorities, social workers or coordinators of special funeral rites will engage with these questions.