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Megan Rosenbloom
Works at University of Southern California
Attended University of Pittsburgh
Lived in Los Angeles
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If Google+ is going away I want this to be the last thing I post, because it is the best representation of my friends and everything I care about. 
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It is the blackest of Fridays because we've launched our Death Salon/ The Order of the Good Death online store to support our future events! http://thegooddeath.storenvy.com
The irresistible dark wares and death positive goodies from the Order of the Good Death and our public events series Death Salon. All proceeds from sale go into the operations costs of the organizations.
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Great new series from my #histmed  sister Dr. Lindsey Fitz
In the first episode of Under The Knife, I discuss the clockwork saw--a 19th-century medical instrument which failed on a massive scale. Make sure you watch to the very end as we have a few little ...
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Never thought I'd be in Scientific American, let alone because I was throwing shade at transhumanism, yet here we are. http://http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/symbiartic/2014/06/16/there-is-no-art-without-death/
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A child in the Western world will inherit a cultural legacy of death suppression and denial.   Death is threatening, right? So it stands to reason that den
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It's hard to believe that in just six short months we could go from our first stab at a Death Salon event to winging to another country to be in this beautiful place. Surrounded on all sides by ant...
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'Twas the night before Christmas, And all through the house. Not a creature was stirring, Except for the person stuffing the stocking of someone they lov
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Death Salon San Francisco tickets are now LIVE. 
Death Salon: San Francisco The time has come! We're so excited to bring our first ever one-day Death Salon event to San Francisco October 11, 2014. Deathlings will be taking over the Fleet Room at ...
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Good video about Death Salon UK...gives an idea of what it was like to be there.
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Just six months ago, we started this little experiment called Death Salon in LA, to see how it'd go. Next thing I know, I find myself on a transcontinental flight to London to do the next one. I (u...
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Since 2007, we at Morbid Anatomy have been excavating and celebrating the obscure, the forgotten and the macabre via a blog, lectures, workshops, parties, and open to the public research library. We are now taking Morbid Anat...
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Librarian
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  • University of Southern California
    Head of Metadata & Content Management, Norris Medical Library, 2009 - present
  • Elsevier
    Asst. Marketing Manager Nursing & HP Journals, 2005 - 2009
  • WHYY 91FM
    Reporter & Producer's Asst. for Morning Edition, 2002 - 2005
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Los Angeles - Philadelphia
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The true university of these days is a collection of books.
Introduction
Tech Services Librarian meddling in the History of Medicine. Amateurish Photographer. Beer Imbiber.
Education
  • University of Pittsburgh
    Master's of Library and Information Science, 2006 - 2008
  • Drexel University
    Global Journalism, French Minor, 1999 - 2004
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Announcing the Morbid Anatomy Museum!
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I am incredibly excited to announce the newest addition to the greater Morbid Anatomy Project: The Morbid Anatomy Museum! This new Brooklyn,

The Velho and Nuevo Cemeteries at QMUL
potts-pots.blogspot.com

The Sephardic Jewish Cemeteries at Mile End Campus Nuevo Beth Chaim (New Cemetery) North end To say that an article about a cemetery is appr

Lapham's Quarterly • ROUNDTABLE: Stayin’ Alive This is a tobacco-smoke...
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ROUNDTABLE: Stayin’ Alive This is a tobacco-smoke enema kit. If you were a drowning victim in the 18th century, there was a good chance you’

John Hodgman Retweets Dozens Of Health Care Nightmares
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This morning, comedian John Hodgman tweeted that young people should sign up for Obama's Affordable Care Act. He then received and retweeted

Death Salon Cabaret: The Uncommon Corpse
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I was 17 years old when I saw my first dissected body at a chiropractic school of medicine just outside of Chicago. Since then, I’ve seen th

The Melancholy Danes
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We had only been in the new place a few days when the Public Radio Danes came to visit. There were still boxes everywhere, and I had just po

My induction into The Order of the Good Death
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I've been running with an interesting crowd these days. I was equally surprised and delighted to be inducted into the venerable Order of the

Men Photographed in Stereotypical Pin-Up Poses
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"Men-ups!" is a humorous project by photographer Rion Sabean featuring men doing pin-up-style poses. It's interesting how much more absurd s

Spooky Sounds and Frightening Frequencies
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members. Member Access Login Manage your catalog, change your address, Ask Member Services and much more. Title Registration; Member Benefit

Happy Thanksgiving from the 2011 ASCAP Foundation Lester Sill Songwriter...
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members. Member Access Login Manage your catalog, change your address, Ask Member Services and much more. Title Registration; Member Benefit

About Pepper Spray | Speakeasy Science
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PLoS Blogs. Sunday, November 20, 2011 | Diverse Perspectives on Science and Medicine. Skip to content. HOME; The PLoS BLOGS NETWORK; ABOUT P

Museum Boerhaave saved until 2016
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Medical Museion. Home; Visit Medical Museion. Opening hours; Information for visitors. Admission; Group visits; School visits; Address and m

Lord Whimsy’s Hidden River Expedition & other 2011 adventures
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At year's end I like to look over my favorite photos from that year: partially to reminisce about all of the wonderful things that have happ

Field trip: El Segundo Brewing Co.
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El Segundo Brewing Company’s tasting room is nestled just off the street in a small basement room that might be your dad’s dream of converti

How doctors die
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kottke.org ...is a weblog about the liberal arts 2.0 edited by Jason Kottke since March 1998 (archives). You can read about me and kottke.or

The Decemberists Pull Support From Komen, Raise Funds for Planned Parent...
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The Decemberists are deeply troubled by Komen for the Cure's recent decision to cut off funding to Planned Parenthood, a vital resource

The boy with the lightning tattoo
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People who are struck by lightning are sometimes left with tattoo-like markings called Lichtenberg figures or lightning flowers. T

5 Crazy Ways People Amused Themselves Before Television - Mental Floss
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Who Were Fisher and Price? Their names have been plastered on iconic toys for decades, but who exactly were Herman Fisher and