Joanne Zerdy

Joanne Zerdy, Ph.D., attained a MS degree in Literature from the University of Edinburgh (Scotland) and a doctorate in Theatre Arts (with a concentration in historiography) from the University of Minnesota. She is the co-editor of Performing Objects and Theatrical Things and has authored several essays about environmental art and Scottish theatre, performance, and politics. After the death of her son Finlay in 2014, she turned away from academia and towards permaculture design and herbal studies, earning certificates in both. Joanne currently writes about topics related to grief and education; she has authored pieces for Still Standing Magazine, Mindfulness & Grief, Modern Loss, and the blog of her business Inviting Abundance (

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02nov11:3013:00L Cull Ó Maoilearca et al: Creative Grief Practices11:30 - 13:00(GMT+00:00) View in my timeSession (Hopin)Event type:WorkshopTopic:Rites & RitualsSession ID: :Session 6A