The Death Issue


Franklin’s Haunted Hall

Death forever lingers at the Franklin Masonic Hall 

By Betsy Phillips

Hallowed Grounds

The remains of Nashville’s enslaved population are largely lost to history

By Stephen Elliott

Resting in Peace, the Green Way

At Larkspur Conservation in Sumner County, the dead are laid to rest using natural burial practices 

By D. Patrick Rodgers

Bone Collectors

The artists of Articulation Creations and Roguewolf Taxidermy love their pets, both dead and alive 

By Erica Ciccarone

Midwives for the Dying

End-of-life doulas and hospices help people find a ‘good death’ in their final days

By Alejandro Ramirez

Edmondson’s Folly

The ‘grave’ mistake made by one of Nashville’s greatest artists

By Laura Hutson Hunter

The Death Issue

Death’s-head hawkmoth

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