Topical Currents
1:00 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

American Afterlife: Encounters in the Customs of Mourning

04/16/14 - Someone dies…what happens next? Wednesday’s Topical Currents looks at America’s relationship with death today with NPR  award winning reporter and producer Kate Sweeney. She’s written American Afterlife: Encounters in the Customs of MourningWe’ll explore the evolution of grief, quirky memorial traditions, the “green” funeral movement, photographing the dead- and how cemeteries became the hottest dating spot in town. That’s Topical Currents Wednesday at 1 1pm.