Ideas, inspiration and insights delivered to your inbox weekly!

Join the thousands of thinkers who get our content first.
  • Active Promo Codes
    Cart Items
    Processing fee ($3.00 per ticket)
    $0.00 (0 tickets)
    proceed to checkout
    for additional order detail, or to apply free tickets, click here
    *Your shopping cart will expire after 15 minutes of inactivity

    Celebrating Life through Obituaries

    When Stephen Miller first started writing obituaries, his editor warned him not to "get creative." But after surviving the attacks on 9/11—he worked on the 80th floor of the south tower—Miller realized the he needed to tell the meaningful, varied, fascinating stories that are often edited out of the newspaper. Hear how Miller turned obituary writing, an historically staid tradition, into a creative exercise that celebrates life.

    Stephen Miller
    Obituary Writer, Bloomberg News

    More Videos From This Event

    How To Make An Impact
    Have ideas? Find out how we are affecting change in our communities and how you can join one of our programs
    Learn More

    Join the Newsletter

    Join the newsletter and stay up to date on events and action items.


    Death: An Unexpected Take on Life

    We’re demystifying death, a subject that stands at the intersection of politics, spirituality, economics, technology and more. Experts will take on society’s taboo topics, navigating grief in the Facebook age, the business behind the funeral home and the rituals that bring communities together.

    Upcoming Events