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The Conjuring 2: Initial Impressions

David Saunders reviews The Conjuring 2, the new film directed by James Wan which uses the famous Enfield poltergeist case as its basis. read more >>

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The SPR in the Journal of the London Institute of ’Pataphysics

The most recent issue of the Journal of the London Institute of ’Pataphysics carries the text of ’Spirit’ Photography, a 1965 booklet written for the SPR by Simeon Edmunds. read more >>

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Frederic Myers one of the '6 greatest and most influential ghost hunters in history'

F. W. H. Myers, a founder of the SPR, has been listed on the 'Spooky Isles' website as one of the six most influential 'ghost' hunters' in history. read more >>

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SPR Council member at 'The Great Paranormal Event' in Belfast

SPR Council member John Fraser will be participating in 'The Great Paranormal Event at Crumlin Road Gaol, Belfast, on 1 October 2016. read more >>

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Research Project at King's College London

A researcher at King's College London is interested in talking to people who hear voices or spirits when no one is there on at least an occasional basis, or people who have never had such experiences. read more >>

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Kathleen Goldney in Psypioneer

The January/February issue of the free online journal Psypioneer is out, and it reprints a 1962 article from Light by prominent SPR member Kathleen Goldney. read more >>

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Lecture on the SPR at Cambridge University Library

A talk will be given at Cambridge University Library on Friday 18 March as part of the Cambridge Science Festival with the title 'The science and the séance: investigations into the paranormal'. it will draw on the archives of the SPR which are held in the library. read more >>

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William James and Psychical Research

The Houghton Library at Harvard University, which houses a significant archive devoted to William James, has an online exhibition charting transitional moments in his life. One section is devoted to his involvement in psychical research, including the SPR. read more >>

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Celebrating the archives of the College of Psychic Studies

SPR member Leslie Price is also archivist at the College of Psychic Studies, and he will be giving a talk about the College in London on Friday 22 January. read more >>

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SPR Presidents listed with their Photographs

The Survival After Death / Ciencias Psíquicas blog has listed every SPR President, with photographs. read more >>

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