June 2020 | New York City Reimagine End of Life is a week exploring big questions about life and death. Many of our members participated by running workshops, spoke at events or were in attendance. We look forward to more collaboration and partnership opportunities this June! Please follow the Reimagine website for more information and … Continue reading Reimagine NYC 2020
In this Medium article fellow Art of Dying Threshold Circle member, Thomas Gaudio recounts his experience taking The Ultimate Shavasana workshop during the Reimagine End of Life festival in NYC last fall. The Ultimate Shavasana workshop was led by our very own Gina Colombatto and Meredith Hays. Both are mentioned in Thomas' story, as is … Continue reading How I Embraced My Inner Corpse by Thomas Gaudio
In this episode Karen Wyatt has a conversation with Catharine DeLong, one of our members about her work as a music thanatologist. Topics include: What is “music thanatology”The benefits of music thanatology for dying patients and their loved onesHow to use music in end-of-life situations when a music thanatologist is not available They also discuss … Continue reading End of Life University Podcast with Catharine DeLong
Our very own, Shatzi Weisberger was recently featured on BRIC TV discussing her own FUNeral and death & dying. Meet Shatzi Weisberger, who staged her own funeral (emphasis on 'fun') at age 88. With the belief that death should be considered and talked about long before it comes, Shatzi holds weekly Death Cafes, in which folks … Continue reading Shatzi’s Death Cafe | BK Stories
Amy Cunningham, a member of The Threshold Circle community was recently featured in the Talk of the Town section of The New Yorker on how to write a condolence letter. This article appears in the print edition of the January 21, 2019, issue, with the headline “Heartfelt.”
Member and co-facilitator, Tara Sroka was recently interviewed for the Shine On! Inspiration for Health & Happiness podcast. Tara discusses making planning your funeral as normal as planning your 401k. Give a listen here. Photo by Israel Palacio on Unsplash.
Devorah Medwin, a member of The Threshold Circle community gets personal about life and end of life with some of our favorite authors for bevival's exclusive reboot of the Proust questionnaire. Her latest Exit Interview is with author, Katy Butler which you can find in full on bevival.com.