Centre for Death & Society

Past events

Here you will find details of previous CDAS events and the archive of DDD Conferences.

Missed it? Watch and listen again via our podcast library. Please note that we are currently moving our podcasts to Vimeo and our back catalogue will be unavailable during this transition.

You can also download programmes, which give details, and sometimes biographies, of the speakers, as well as a book of abstracts for our conferences.

Centre for Death & Society events

Dates Event Location Event type Download
09-10.06.17 Death at the Margins of the State: CDAS Conference 2017 The Edge, University of Bath  Conference 

Programme
Book of abstracts
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04.05.17 Terror Management Theory University of Bath  Seminar Programme
Podcast
13.10.16 Religious Responses to Contemporary Western Death Practices University of Bath Seminar Programme
Podcast
18-19.06.16 Survival, CDAS Conference 2016 University of Bath Conference

Programme
Book of abstracts
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27.05.16 Encountering the Corpse: The Dead Body and Technology University of Bath ESRC Seminar Programme
Podcast
04.02.16 Cemetery People University of Bath Seminar Programme
Podcast
12.11.15 How malleable are emotions? The case of grief University of Bath Seminar

Programme
Podcast

23.06.15 Bereavement through substance use - Launch of new guidelines Friends House, London Invited event Guidelines
05-06.06.15 Death and its Futures, CDAS Conference 2015 University of Bath Conference

Programme
Book of abstracts
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05.06.15 CDAS is 10! The Edge, Univeristy of Bath Public event Programme
25.02.15 Death and Bioethics University of Bath Seminar Prrogamme
Podcast
21.01.15 Bath Matters: What are the realities of an ageing population?   Workshop Project case study
16.12.14 The Agency of the Dead University of Bath  Seminar Programme 
Podcast
22.09.14 The Human Costs of Austerity  University of Bath  Seminar 

Programme 
Podcast 

07-08.14 Social Death: CDAS Annual Conference  BRLSI, Bath Conference  Programme 
Book of Abstracts 
23.05.14 -
08.06.14 
Research Matters: Fringe Arts Bath Stall Street, Bath  Exhibition  
15.05.14 Everything you ever wanted to know about death & dying but were too afraid to ask 
 
BRLSI, Bath Public event  
15.05.14  Everything you ever wanted to know about death & dying but were too afraid to ask  
 
University of Bath  Public event   
14.05.14  A Great Way to Go: Funeral Planning Workshop  
 
Manvers Street Baptist Church, Bath   Workshop   
13.05.14

Death in Bath: A sometimes suprising stroll exploring dying in the city
 

Bath  Guided walk    
24.03.14 Living & Dying in the Fourth Age University of Bath Seminar Programme
Podcast
21.02.14 Post-death control of Digital Assets University of Bath Seminar

Programme
Podcast

18.11.13 Funerals: Religion, ritual and power University of Bath Seminar Programme
Podcast
04.11.13 Why the 21st Century Dead become Angels University of Bath Seminar Information
17.10.13 Date with Death: A research networking event UWE, Bristol Networking Information
Programme
News item
20.08.13 Death's Playlist
 
University of Bath Seminar Abstract
29-30.06.13 New Economies of Death: the commodification of dying, the dead body and bereavement BRLSI, Bath Conference

Programme
Book of Abstracts

10.05.13 Research on end of life issues: A US/UK comparision University of Bath Seminar Programme
12.04.13 Dead & Buried Exhibition launch CentreSpace Gallery, Bristol Exhibition

Project film
Link to project page

09.04.13 Illness, loss and social networks
 
University of Bath Seminar Programme
07.12.12 Children and Death  University of Bath  Seminar Programme
Podcast
09.06.12 Dying in the Digital Age: social technologies at end of life  BRLSI, Bath Conference Programme
Book of abstracts
18.05.12 Reflections on Mass fatalities: Historical lessons and future planning
 
University of Bath Seminar Programme
24.02.12 The sociology of music and death
 
University of Bath Workshop Programme
02.03.12 Researching sensitive issues
 
University of Bath Seminar Programme
09.12.11 Death Education in the UK
 
University of Bath Seminar Programme
28.10.11 The Remains of the Dead
 
Holburne Museum, Bath Seminar Programme
25&26.06.11 Death & Dying in the Digital Age BRLSI, Bath Conference Programme
Book of Abstracts
13.05.11 Mourning and Memory
 
University of Bath Seminar Programme
04.03.11 Dying 
 
University of Bath Seminar Programme
10.12.10 The Dead Body and its Disposal
 
University of Bath Seminar Programme
19.06.10 A Good Send Off: Local, Regional & National Variations in how the British Dispose of their Dead BRLSI, Bath Conference Programme
Book of Abstracts

Social Context of Death Dying and Disposal (DDD) Conferences

Dates Event Location Download
02-06.09.15 DDD12

1 December 2918 "University Alba Iulia, Romania

Conference prorgamme
 

05-08.09.13 DDD11 Open University, Milton Keynes, UK

Conference programme
Parallel sessions

 09-12.09.11 DDD10 Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands Conference Information
Programme
 
 09-12.09.09 DDD9  Durham, UK Conference Information
Programme
 
 12-15.09.07 DDD8  Bath, UK Conference Information
Programme
Plenary speakers
Parallel sessions
 
 09.05 DDD7  Bath, UK

Conference review
Abstracts

 05-08.09.02 DDD6  York, UK Conference Information
Programme
Speakers
 
 09.00 DDD5 London, UK Conference Information
Speakers
 
 03-06.09.98 DDD4 Glasgow, UK  
 04-06.04.97 DDD3 Cardiff, UK  
15-17.09.95 DDD2 Sussex, UK  
 09.93 DDD1 Oxford, UK