Interview with Dr Panagiotis Pentaris

Sergei Mokhov (
IEA RAS (Russia) and Liverpool John Moores University (UK)
Panagiotis Pentaris (
University of Greenwich (UK)

death studies

Dr Panagiotis Pentaris is the mastermind behind the concept of ASDS ambassador. He kindly agreed to tell us about this idea and immediate plans. Questions also include: What is the reason for the growing interest in death studies outside the Western world? What are the theoretical, disciplinary, methodological limitations in death studies outside the Global North?  


Mokhov, S., & Pentaris, P. (2022). Interview with Dr Panagiotis Pentaris. Eastern and North European Journal of Death Studies, 1(1), 6–15. Retrieved from