Sociology: Absence/presence

Heng, T. 2018

‘Photographing absence in deathscapes’, Area, 53:2, 219-228.

Maddrell, A. 2013

‘Living with the deceased: absence, presence and absence-presence’, Cultural Geographies, 20: 501-522.

Sørensen, T. 2010

‘A saturated void: anticipating and preparing presence in contemporary Danish cemetery culture’, in M. Bille, F. Hastrup & T. Sørensen (eds) An Anthropology of Absence: Materializions of Transcendence and Loss, Springer, 115-30.


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