43 minutes | Apr 14, 2020

Everybody Dies! Death and Burial Practices in the Ancient Near East with Dr. Pinar Durgun

Death is the one common thread binding humanity together, but how we treat the dead and think about the afterlife varies by culture. Dr. Pinar Durgun is an archaeologist and art historian primarily interested in Anatolian burial practices, and in this episode of the Digital Hammurabi Podcast, she talks to us about jar burials, the afterlife, and ghosts in the ancient world. Originally recorded October 12th 2019.Episode links:The Order of the Good Death: http://www.orderofthegooddeath.com/ Project Visiting Scholar: https://pinardurgunpd.wixsite.com/visitingscholar Ask a Mortician: https://www.youtube.com/user/OrderoftheGoodDeath 
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