• Fraser Allison
  1. Public webinar: What is critical and what is hidden in the time of COVID-19?

    School of Social and Political Sciences ‘Critical Issues' Seminar free public webinar

    Questions of what or who is critical to managing the COVID-19 pandemic have been at the heart of media discussion, public recognition and government policy on …


  2. Public seminar: Digital Technologies for the Future Cemetery

    Screenshot from Digital Technologies for the Future Cemetery seminar

    In this public seminar for the University of Melbourne School of Computing & Information Systems, Dr Fraser Allison presented several studies from The Future Cemetery project. …


  3. Encyclopedia of Cemetery Technology

    Encyclopedia of Cemetery Technology map

    The Encyclopedia of Cemetery Technology is a global map and directory of technologies that augment the experience of interacting with a cemetery. It was created by …


  4. Cemeteries could be places where we can all find some rest and peace – The Age

    Sketch of the proposed Harkness cemetery from the Greater Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust

    DeathTech team member Samuel Holleran spoke to Maeve McGregor about how a new cemetery at Harkness, Melbourne’s largest new cemetery development in a century, could double …


  5. Images of mass burial and cremation: Sam Holleran on Eastside FM

    Eastside FM logo

    Samuel Holleran spoke to Conor Burke about how images of mass burial and cremation around the world became symbolic of the losses suffered during Covid-19: loss …


  6. Artist Meets Expert: Death Tech at the Wheeler Centre

    Promotional image for Artist Meets Expert Death Tech event

    Professor Michael Arnold spoke with musician and artist Sui Zhen at The Wheeler Centre on 28th April. The event was part of Melbourne Knowledge Week. Event …


  7. Art, Memory, Place: The Role of Public Art in the Future Cemetery

      In March 2021, Samuel Holleran participated in a panel discussion for MPavilion about cemeteries and the role of public art in memorial spaces. The event …


  8. Who will deal with your online presence when you die? How to create a ‘digital will’

    DeathTech research collaborator Dr Emily van der Nagel spoke to the Guardian recently about preparing a “digital will” and organising your digital legacy. From the article: …


  9. Mass Graves and Unmarked Coffins: Mike Arnold on the Disaster & Change podcast series

    Professor Mike Arnold discusses his research on the intersections between death, technology and society, in this final episode of the SHAPS Forum ‘Disaster & Change’ podcast series, …


  10. Digging Deep into Death Technology on Studio 10

    Dr Hannah Gould spoke to Studio 10 about new and emerging alternatives to burial and cremation. “Let’s talk about death!” The segment aired on Wednesday the …


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