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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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