Seminars

  • Founded
    1971
  • Seminar Number
    507

This interdisciplinary seminar critically engages with aspects of death, dying, disposal and grief. Presentations and discussions explore topics from both academic and clinical perspectives in areas as diverse as medicine, psychology, sociology, anthropology, philosophy, religion, law, politics, architecture, and the media. In recent years the seminar has focused on contemporary developments in technology, culture and society. Attendance is maintained at a level that provides members with ample opportunity for active participation.

Seminar Website


Co-Chairs
Professor Karla Rothstein
kmr16@columbia.edu

Dr. Christina Staudt
christinastaudt@gmail.com

Rapporteur
Nikita Shepard
ns3307@columbia.edu

Meeting Schedule