Caitlin Doughty

Caitlin Doughty was born and raised in Hawaii. She moved to California after gaining a degree in Medieval History from the University of Chicago. She is now a licensed funeral director and the host and creator of the 'Ask a Mortician' web series. She founded the death acceptance collective The Order of the Good Death and co-founded Death Salon. She lives in Los Angeles.

Books by Caitlin Doughty

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

Published: April 2016

The critically acclaimed account of Caitlin Doughty's first year working on the funerary frontlines.

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

Published: May 2015

A fascinating look at the funeral industry and an exploration of how we deal with death and our dead from a young feisty, funny and fearless mortician

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