H-Death is a scholarly network that explores the multitude of historical issues surrounding the process and experience of dying and death. The H-Death network will allow scholars to compare and contrast the processes and experiences of dying and death across time and space, including American, European and non-Western contexts.

Recent Content

Medieval manuscript on Medieval medicine and mortality.

With the usual apologies for any cross-posting. 

The final piece of the jigsaw puzzle has been slotted into place regarding the provenance of the language and writing system for Iberian manuscript MS408. A new paper, titled 'Reintroducing a vanished Romance language' is available here: https://www.academia.edu/44261539/Reintroducing_a_vanished_Romance_language 

NEW EDITED COLLECTION _ Till Death Do Us Part: American Ethnic Cemeteries as Borders Uncrossed

A comprehensive study of how burial customs highlight social status and class

Editors: Dr. Allan Amanik - Assistant Professor in the Department of Judaic Studies at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York.

             Dr. Kami Fletcher - Associate Professor of American and African American History at Albright College