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A multi-sensory meditation on settling into the soil

Tweet  Flicking through the programme for the IBT17 Bristol International Festival, 9-12 February 2017  I was very excited when my eyes, scanning down the programme, came to rest upon Woodland; described by the artists, Rebecca French and Andrew Mottershead as: “a poetic … Continue reading

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Death at the Margins of the State

Tweet  CDAS Conference 2017: Death at the Margins of the State 09-10 June 2017 The Edge, University of Bath   Human beings typically grant appropriate death rites to those deemed members of the community; withholding of proper rites often reflects … Continue reading

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Commemorating Diasporic Death at Home and Abroad

TweetCommemorating Diasporic Death at Home and Abroad Edinburgh: 25 November 2016 IN ASSOCIATION WITH NATIONAL MUSEUMS SCOTLAND Our eighth and final seminar in the series explores the way that Scottish migrant deaths were commemorated at home and abroad during the nineteenth … Continue reading

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Life. Death. Whatever.

TweetLife. Death. Whatever. is a month long reflection on life, death and everything in between at the National Trust’s Sutton House in London; a fantastic month-long line-up of great, thought-provoking events and exhibitions that I encourage you all to visit this … Continue reading

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Acts of Remembrance

TweetA one-off screening of Return of the Liberators, which documents an extraordinary road trip that took place in 2015: 96 London Black Cabs, 120 WWII Veterans on a road trip to the Netherlands. This act of remembrance documented by visual … Continue reading

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Skeletons, Stories and Social Bodies

Tweet Skeletons, Stories and Social Bodies Conference 24th – 26th March 2017 University of Southampton   (The following was copied and pasted from the SSSB17 conference website) SSSB is an interdisciplinary conference, and therefore we invite abstracts which cover a range … Continue reading

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Death, Dying, Bereavement and Technologies in the 21 Century

TweetCFP: Death, Dying, Bereavement and Technologies in the 21 Century BSA Social Aspects of Death, Dying and Bereavement Study Group Annual Symposium Friday 2 December 2016, University of Sheffield  

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