Women and the Art of Dying


Where do our death rituals come from? Kate Sweeney, author of <i>American Afterlife: Encounters in the Customs of Mourning</i> talks to Cristen and Caroline about the role women have played in death and mourning from Victorian hair jewelry to modern-day memorial tattoo artists.

For more information about Kate Sweeney and American Afterlife: Encounters in the Customs of Mourning, head over her website.

Topics in this Podcast: death, Halloween