Cultural anthropologist Marc L. Moskowitz (U. of South Carolina) has produced a new documentary, “Dancing for the Dead: Funeral Strippers in Taiwan,”and discusses the film, and the cultural and religious factors behind the practice, on the website,  “io9,”  a daily publication that covers science, science fiction, and the future.”  You can read an interview with Moskowitz here:

http://io9.com/5819625/in-taiwan-you-can-hire-a-stripper-for-your-funeral

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