The Baffler

Death Trips: Accessorizing the Final Exit Lane

Death Trips: Accessorizing the Final Exit Lane

Ann Neumann

CULTURE

Co-published with The BafflerAwkward, Americanized, consumer-focused forms of Buddhism have long since taken over our exercise (yoga), our offices (mindfulness), and our homes (feng shui). Now, with doula programs popping up like mantras in the mind, they’ve come for our deaths.