Monday, April 13, 2015

Books Read in 2015: "Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers" byMary Roach


While (re-)reading this book, I made a list of other books, movies, TV shows, and web-related material that touched on similar themes, topics, and what not --

Books:
Thomas Lynch - “The Undertaking” and “Bodies In Motion and At Rest”
Jessica Mitford - “The American Way of Death” (Revisited)
Caitlin Doughty - “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes, and Other Lessons From the Crematory”

TV Shows:
“The Knick”
“Six Feet Under”

Movies:
“The Body Snatcher”
“Burke and Hare”
“A Certain Kind of Death” (also on YouTube)
“Eating Raoul”
“Alive”

Websites:
Ask a Mortician (YouTube)
Order of the Good Death (Includes “Ask a Mortician” videos)
Confessions of a Funeral Director