About Me


Sarah Troop

Sarah is a museum curator and historian as well as the Executive Director of The Order of the Good Death. She co-founded Death & the Maiden, with friend Lucy Talbot – a project that endeavors to explore the historical and cultural roles women have played in relation to death. Sarah is also an author and advocate for improved care and support of families experiencing infant and child death.

You can follow Sarah on Twitter @wunderkamercast


Bruno Huerta – Consultant

Bruno is a US Navy Submarine veteran. He has a degree in Anthropology from California State University Bakersfield and has studied many different cultures and has specialized in Archaeology. He has a passion for local history and volunteers at Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park, is on the Board of Directors for The Porterville Museum and is the Assistant Curator for the Lindsay Historical Museum. Bruno co-founded the Paranthropologic Society for Anomalous Exploration, which examines anomalous/paranormal human experiences through the lens of anthropology. His work has been published in The Journal of Archaeological Science.

You can follow Bruno on Twitter at @bruno_paranthro or @paranthro



7 Responses to About Me

  1. Pingback: Death Over Dinner | Nourishing Death

  2. usablejungle says:

    So nice to meet you both on the Morbid Anatomy trip… I hope to see you again and hear about the things you are doing in your research. Until then be well! Nicole

  3. usablejungle says:

    Hello- I found you! I wanted to say how nice it was to meet you both on the Morbid Anatomy trip, you seem like such genuine, interesting people. I will check in periodically and listen to your podcast in hopes that you have some updates on your research that I can learn from vicariously. 😉 Good luck and hope to see you in NY sometime! -Nicole (Furi)

  4. annsimeoli says:

    I am writing a paper on the culture of food and death, your site has been a great place to find some sources. Thanks! Do you have any other favorites?

  5. annsimeoli – I am SO pleased the site has been useful for you. As I’m sure you know, sources for this kind of research are hard to find and are few and far between. The only other blog I can enthusiastically recommend that does have some food/death related content is Afternoon Tease. You can get there by looking at the right hand column – it is listed at the top of the Blogroll section. Just click on the link and you are there.
    Best wishes to you.

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