In recognition of how COVID-19 is affecting the death rituals for people in Northern Ireland
Featured article – 27 April 2020
By Dr Denise Turner (London Metropolitan University) and Dr Amanda M L Taylor-Beswick (Queens University Belfast)
We are pleased to have been invited to write this blog, at the request of the Chief Social Worker for Northern Ireland Sean Holland. Sean reached out to us due to observing the ways in which the current global health crisis was affecting longstanding burial and mourning practices in the Northern Ireland context.