The Death Project: An Anthology for These Times
Edited by Gretchen Eick and Cora Poage
In The Death Project: An Anthology for These Times, thirty six writers from diverse religious, racial, and national backgrounds share their stories, poems, and wisdom about death and grieving. Topics include death from COVID-19, war, suicide, police violence (Black Lives Matter), debilitating illness, and religious practices as well as children’s perspectives. A gentle, moving, and uplifting exploration of a topic 2020 and 2021 have brought to the forefront for so many of the world’s people. Each paperback sold will yield $6 for international agencies fighting the coronavirus (Oxfam and Doctors without Borders).