Breath & Bone

Issue 58, Fall 2020

Issue 58

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In this issue, we speak into our mourning and grief with tenderness, honour, and laughter. We explore the rituals, connection, loss, and new life that death brings.

  • Where Death Lives
    Frank Scoffield Nellessen 10
  • Another American Nightmare
    Renée Cherez 12
  • This Here is a Murder Culture
    Molly Leebove 15
  • And Now, This Body
    Kerr Mesner 16
  • Community Acts of Remembering and Resistance
    Susie Henderson 19
  • When Worlds Die
    Austin Tillett 21
  • Courage to Engage with Death
    Christiana Peterson 22
  • Golden Grasses and Sun-Bleached Bones
    Kristin Hugo 25
  • A Curriculum of Backyard Funerals
    Lydia Wylie-Kellermann 27
  • To the Soil We Shall Return
    lucy dean stockton 30
  • Flesh, Fur, and Shell
    Will O’Brien 33
  • File your Paperwork!
    Ambrose Mary Gallagher 35
  • The Grave for a Ginger Cat
    Rosalind C. Hughes 38
  • Making Final Arrangements for Yourself
    Mark Shatz 39
  • When the Unthinkable Happens: A Litany for When We Gather and Weep
    Angela Denker 41
  • The Empty Tomb: Stolen or Resurrected?
    Eileen Gbagbo 42
  • Vigilance
    Mx Chris Paige 45
  • Grieving the Body You’re In
    Hannah Foulger 48
  • Little Death
    Kateri Boucher 49
  • Of Corpses, Land, and Responsibilities Amid Uncertainty
    by Adrian M. Downey 51
  • We are Embodied Ancestors
    Owólabi 54
  • Regulars
  • Masthead 6
  • Letters 6
  • Editorial 8
  • Upcoming Issues 58
  • Poetry
  • To Get There
    Ric Hudgens 26
  • Billie in West Philly
    Yvonne 34
  • Sagittal Suture
    Montserrat Luna 44
  • Sections
  • Elderword
    Bill Wylie-Kellermann 9
  • The White Men’s Column
    Ric Hudgens 49
  • Film Review 37
  • Book Review 50
  • Further Reading 56
  • Notes from Northern Turtle Island 59
  • Civil Disobedience 60
  • Feministry 61
  • Christian Peacemaker Teams 62

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