E159 - Erica Buist - This Party's Dead


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Erica Buist is a journalist from London, England and writes mostly for the Guardian. February 2021 will see the publication of her first book, This Party's Dead, in which she investigates death anxiety by travelling to seven death festivals following the sudden loss of her father-in-law.

In this episode we talk about the death of her father-in-law, her agoraphobia following the loss, visiting 7 death festivals around the world, her book, and grief dreams.

You can find more about Erica here:

Website: thisisnotajourney.com

Facebook page: facebook.com/ericabuistwriter

IG: @ericabuist and @thispartysdead

Her book can be found here: https://unbound.com/books/this-partys-dead/

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