Memento Mori: The Dead Among Us
Released! 04/14/2015
Memento Mori: The Dead Among Us
by Paul Koudounaris
Hardcover

The astonishing story of how the dead live on in memorials and traditions across the globe, from Ethiopia and Nepal to Cambodia and Rwanda, told through arresting images and captivating narration

Death is universal, but the human response to death varies widely. In Western society, death is usually medicalized and taboo, and kept apart from the world of the living, while in much of the rest of the world, and for much of human history, death has commonly been far more i... read more