Columbia University Seminar on Death is an interdisciplinary seminar that 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. Guests are by invitation only.

The Seminar on Death is #507 in the University Seminars program.

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