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


All seminars will continue to meet virtually through Fall 2021. Meeting links provided upon RSVP. Meeting dates and times are subject to change.

Meeting Schedule

10/13/2021 Online Meeting
7:15 PM

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11/10/2021 Online Meeting
7:15 PM

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12/08/2021 Online Meeting
7:15 PM

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02/09/2022 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:15 PM

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03/09/2022 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:15 PM

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04/13/2022 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:15 PM

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05/11/2022 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:15 PM

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