How to Make the Best Funeral?

Guest bloggers Martin Hoondert & Janieke Bruin of Tilburg University in the Netherlands are creating a FUNERAL LAB to help funerary professionals work with mourners to create ‘good’ funerals. Development of the funeral lab Contemporary Dutch funeral rituals are characterized as personalized funerals. During these funerals, next of kin recall memories about the life of…

The End of the Beginning?

As the Remember Me Project winds down, the team looks back over three years of exploring aspects of remembrance and memorialisation, and ponder what the future holds. The Remember Me project is coming to a close after nearly 3 years of exploring the ways in which memorialisation has been practised in the past, is changing…