June 7, 2018
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Life, Death (and the Rest) 2020

Life, Death (and the Rest) is our annual 4 day event of talks, walks, theatre and film that supports a growing social movement talking about death, and how […]
January 6, 2020
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Memento Mori: Victorian Mourning Jewellery

The opulent world of Victorian love and grief is a beautiful, elaborate and bizarre one. From elaborate hair wreaths to enormous brooches and impossibly expensive black […]
July 24, 2019

Traditions of Death and Burial – Saturday Mourning talk

Death has been a source of grief and uncertainty throughout history – but has also inspired a plethora of fascinating funeral customs. From the covering of […]
January 6, 2020
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Memorial Tattoos

We are excited to welcome the fantastic Dr John Troyer to talk about memorial tattoos as part of our Life, Death (& the Rest) festival. In this […]