Hi All,
The Decompiculture Society is holding a small workshop this Sunday in the Boston area if you are able to make it…

A Workshop on Making Funeral Decisions
hosted by the Decompiculture Society/Infinity Burial Project and the Boston Center for the Arts

Sunday Jan 22, 2011

Boston Center for the Arts
Arts Resource Room | Calderwood Pavilion
539 Tremont St.
Boston, MA 02116

Join the Decompiculture Society for a workshop exploring the landscape of funeral decisions. Local experts and researchers will discuss how we currently make decisions as funeral consumers, provide some guidelines in making conscientious funeral decisions, and review two alternative funeral options. Presentations will be followed by a discussion period.


Ruth Faas, Co-founder, Mourning Dove Studio
Jim McQuaid, PhD Candidate, Dept of Sociology, Boston University
Peg Lorenz, Home Funeral Guide, Peaceful Passage at Home
Carol Coan, Author, Unwrapping the Anatomical Gift

This workshop is sponsored by the Boston Center for the Arts and the Decompiculture Society, a society that promotes death awareness and acceptance and the cultivation of decomposing organisms. The Decompiculture Society is a component of the Infinity Burial Project, a project by Jae Rhim Lee, with funding from the Creative Capital Foundation.

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