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The Christine Upchurch Show: Words at the Threshold: What We Say When We're Nearing Death

  03/31/2017  11:00 am PDT

The Christine Upchurch Show: Words at the Threshold: What We Say When We're Nearing DeathJoin Christine and linguist, educator, and poet Lisa Smartt as they explore the mysterious language at the end of lives through the perspective of Lisa's research of hundreds of collected accounts and transcripts from health-care providers, friends, and family members of the dying. Smartt decodes the symbolism of those last words, showing how the language of the dying points the way to a transcendent world beyond our own.

HOST

Christine Upchurch

Christine Upchurch

The Christine Upchurch Show Stellar Conversations To Illuminate Your Journey Fridays 11am pacific / 2pm eastern Over the course of my career, I have had the privilege of ...

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GUEST

 Lisa Smartt

Lisa Smartt

Lisa Smartt, MA, is the author of Words at the Threshold. A linguist, educator, and poet, she founded the Final Words Project, an ongoing study devoted to col...

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