We mortals tend to avoid these conversations until we are forced by circumstances of life to make decisions for ourselves and others in a crisis. This workshop is designed to help families begin this conversation in a relaxed setting with experienced support. Doing this work, when there is time to consider our values and preferences […]
Funeral Industry and Alternatives
Lee Webster compiled and edited this collection which was published in 2016 and is an essential collection of interdisciplinary writings from important voices in the movements for sustainable funeral practices.
the award winning film about Isaiah Owens, a funeral director in Harlem.
Recompose (formerly the Urban Death Project) is Katrina Spade’s visionary project for sustainable, environmentally friendly, urban disposition of human remains.
Amy Cunningham is a Brooklyn-based funeral director and amazing resource for NY home funerals and green burials and meaningful funeral arts.
A film by
Mazel entered and exited my life unexpectedly. She showed up one day outside the door of my Lover’s studio crying for entry off the street. She was everything I most love about cats: fierce, independent, wild, and a master cuddler. She was hit by a car in front of my house last June. Her death […]