Still working on my speech for the Death Salon next weekend, but here’s a morbid tidbit from it to tide you along.
I’m going to miss another Cemetery of the Week tonight because I’ve been working on my speech for next weekend’s Death Salon here in my hometown. Want to come and hear it in person? There are still some tickets left. Here’s the link.
The line up of speakers varies from my historical view of cemeteries in San Francisco to Jill Tracy talking about writing music in the Mutter Museum after hours to Caitlin Doughty (Ask a Mortician) talking about her new book Smoke Gets in Your Eyes. There will be talks about working as a death doula, postmortem facial reconstruction, Santa Muerte, and funeral food traditions — and much, much more.
I missed the Death Salon in London earlier this year, but I was lucky enough to attend the initial Death Salon in Los Angeles last…
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