Contemporary practices: France

Charrier, P. & Clavandier, G. 2019

‘Ephemeral materiality: a place for lifeless infants in cemeteries’, Mortality, 24, 2: 193-211.

Coughlin, M. 2013

‘Spectacle, maintenance and materiality: women and death in Modern Brittany’ in M.Goggin & B. Tobin (eds) Women and the Material Culture of Death, Farnham: Ashgate.


The Cemetery Research Group runs two events a year: in May and in November. Follow the links and send in an abstract