Is death denied or revived in the 21st century?


PODCAST: Guest Miriam Karrel shares her fascinating new research into Canadian Death Cafés.

In the process, she gives an insightful historical overview of how we think about mortality – from the middle ages to the internet era. At the end of the programme, there’s an extract from a previous interview with Jon Underwood, founder of the Death Café movement. In 2017, he tragically died at the age of 44. Jon describes how and why he started Death Café.