Death Day at Winchester – Sat May 14

Charles Cowling

The Dismal Conference season gets under way on Saturday week with Death Day at the University of Winchester — fifty quid incl lunch.

If you’re interested, the web link is here.

And this is the programme:

08.45-09.30 Registration (with refreshments)
09.30-09.45 Opening Welcome

09.45-10.45 Keynote 1 Morris (ICCM)

10.45-11.15 Morning Coffee & Biscuits

11.15-12.45 Session 1
Kahl, Račiūnaitė-Paužuolienė & Hedges (Transcending Death)
Schaeffer, Brew,& Bath (Interpreting Cemeteries)
Poore, Berman & King (Death in Literature)

12.45- 13.45 Lunch
13.45-14.45 Keynote 2 Linzey (Animal Ethics)

14.45-15.45 Session 2
Khalsa & Mogra (Death in Sikhism & Islam)
Spurgeon (Pet Death Workshop)
Brown & Talbot (Displaying Death)
Rumble (Natural Burial Film & Workshop)

15.45-16.15 Afternoon Tea & Cakes

16.15-17.15 Session 3
Harvey & Norgrove (Death & Health)
Hansford (Performing Death Workshop)
Jenner & McLachlan (Death & Humour)

17.15-17.30 Closing Thanks
17.30-18.00 Optional book reading by Michael Berman: The Island of Skeletons

3 thoughts on “Death Day at Winchester – Sat May 14

  1. Charles Cowling
    Charles Cowling

    Well, ain’t this just the year of digital death conferences!

    Charles Cowling
  2. Charles Cowling
    andrew plume

    looks totally unmissable Charles, unmissable indeed – I’ll be at an auction at the other end of the Country with some living folk

    Charles Cowling

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