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  1. How technology is changing the way we grieve

    This week, several members of the DeathTech Research Team were featured in the ABC Radio National programme, God Forbid. Listen here. Is it possible to be …

    deathtech.research.unimelb.edu.au/2020/09/06/how-technology-is-changing-the-way-we-grieve

  2. OPEN CALL: Art, Death and Disposal

    During a time of rapid change and global crisis, the interdisciplinary DeathTech team at the University of Melbourne is researching the intersection of death, technology and …

    deathtech.research.unimelb.edu.au/2020/06/24/open-call-art-death-and-disposal

  3. ネット葬式 or 入場制限? – The Big Issue Japan

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    Our article for The Conversation, “Small funerals, online memorials and grieving from afar: the coronavirus is changing how we care for the dead”, has been translated into …

    deathtech.research.unimelb.edu.au/2020/05/12/new-article-%e3%83%8d%e3%83%83%e3%83%88%e8%91%ac%e5%bc%8f-or-%e5%85%a5%e5%a0%b4%e5%88%b6%e9%99%90

  4. How loved ones are overcoming funeral restrictions

    DeathTech team member Hannah Gould was interviewed for an article in The Canberra Times, exploring how funeral practice is adapting to COVID-19 conditions: There are other …

    deathtech.research.unimelb.edu.au/2020/04/26/how-loved-ones-are-overcoming-funeral-restrictions

  5. Death in a Time of Corona

    Help us understand how COVID-19 is changing deathcare, funerals, and memorialisation worldwide by contributing to this collaborative, open research platform. We have established a platform to …

    deathtech.research.unimelb.edu.au/2020/04/12/death-in-a-time-of-corona

  6. Coronavirus has changed death and funerals — but new rituals can help us grieve

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    A new piece out with ABC News explores the emergence of rituals during the coronavirus pandemic and social distancing restrictions that have transformed funeral practice. DeathTech …

    deathtech.research.unimelb.edu.au/2020/04/12/coronavirus-has-changed-death-and-funerals-but-new-rituals-can-help-us-grieve

  7. Small funerals, online memorials and grieving from afar: the coronavirus is changing how we care for the dead

    The team has a new article in The Conversation discussing the transformation of death rites in the context of the COVID-19 global pandemic. “The coronavirus is …

    deathtech.research.unimelb.edu.au/2020/04/01/small-funerals-online-memorials-and-grieving-from-afar-the-coronavirus-is-changing-how-we-care-for-the-dead

  8. CfP Memorial Publics workshop

    Memorial Publics – a workshop on innovative research methods and emerging issues in public communication around the dead and their memorials Date: Tuesday 19 May, 9:00am-5:00pm …

    deathtech.research.unimelb.edu.au/2019/12/17/cfp-memorial-publics

  9. DeathTech in the News: Living forever on social media

    DeathTech member Michael Arnold was interviewed by news.com.au for an article, Websites launched to help people live forever through social media. Read more here.

    deathtech.research.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/20/deathtech-in-the-news-living-forever-on-social-media