Episode 103

History of Grief


October 3rd, 2019

16 mins 41 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Brandy Schillace and I discuss:

  • What we know about grief from what's available in recorded history
  • What the Reformation did that changed the way we view the dead
  • How the Victorians turned even death into a commercial endeavour and an opportunity for class markers
  • How the traditional American way of mourning came to be
  • What social media is doing to shape our way of grieving
  • And more...

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