Burial and death: Author Caitlin Doughty, Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

Caitlin Doughty, acclaimed author of “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes: and Other Lessons from the Crematory,” wants to encourage more open discussion on a taboo subject: death and decay. In 2011, Doughty founded The Order of the Good Death, a group of funeral industry professionals, academics and artists exploring ways to better familiarize America’s “death phobic” society with mortality and its meaning.

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