Death in the Afternoon
Death in the Afternoon; a podcast about all things mortal from The Order of the Good Death.
Death in the Afternoon is a podcast written, researched, and developed by Caitlin Doughty, Sarah Chavez, and Louise Hung of The Order of the Good Death. You can read reviews of the show here and here.
Season One and Two of the podcast is currently available on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify and many other podcast platforms! You can also find transcripts of all episodes, plus extras and behind the scenes info for each episode on the Blog section of our website.
You know how every day someone asks “how are you?” And even if you’re totally dying inside, you just say “fine,” so everyone can go about their day? This show is the opposite of that. A funny/sad/uncomfortable podcast about talking honestly about our pain, our awkwardness, and our humanness, which is not an actual word.
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