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Details of 2016 Bial Foundation Symposium

The Koestler Parapsychology Unit blog carries details of the 2016 Bial Foundation Symposium. The 11th, it is on the theme of placebo, healing and meditation. read more >>

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Free PDF of Book on Clinical Parapsychology

A PDF of the book Perspectives of Clinical Parapsychology: An Introductory Reader (Bunnik, 2012) is now freely available on the Parapsychological Association website, thanks to the generosity of the Dutch Foundation 'Het Johan Borgman Fonds' who waived all copyrights of the book in order to make it available free to anyone interested in the topic of clinical parapsychology. read more >>

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Out-of-Body & Near Death Experience Society founded

OBE researcher Graham Nicholls has founded an organisation devoted to the study of out-of-body and near-death experiences. read more >>

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Graduate Teaching Assistant in Psychology position -- with PhD opportunity in parapsychology and transpersonal psychology

The University of Northampton is advertising for a graduate teaching assistant, intended for someone with an undergraduate degree in Psychology or related discipline who would be willing to take on some general undergraduate teaching in Psychology while registered for a PhD in parapsychology or transpersonal psychology, with fees waived. read more >>

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Steven Braude discusses apparitions with Jeffrey Mishlove

Jeffrey Mishlove and Stephen E Braude discuss apparitions in the YouTube 'New Thinking Allowed' series. read more >>

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London Fortean Society event: 'Lewis Carroll and the Supernatural'

The London Fortean Society is hosting a talk on Lewis Carroll in London on 26 November 2015. Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson) was a member of the SPR. read more >>

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SPR library on Londonist website

The Londonist website, which is devoted to promoting London, has an article on its website listing interesting London libraries. The first of these is that of the SPR. read more >>

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Forthcoming BBC drama will feature the SPR

A six-part BBC drama currently in production set in 1888, The Living and the Dead, has a character who investigates the paranormal for the SPR. read more >>

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30 Years of the Koestler Parapsychology Unit

Dr Caroline Watt, a founder member of the Koestler Parapsychology Unit, has compiled a list of publications that have emanated from the Unit to celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the establishment of the Koestler Chair of Parapsychology (the KPU's forerunner) under the late Professor Robert L Morris. read more >>

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Article on SPR in Haunted Magazine

Issue 14 of the free online 'Haunted Magazine' contains an article by the SPR's Hon. Secretary, Professor John Poynton, on 'Psychical Research and the "Attitude of Incredulity"'. The cover article is on the Enfield poltergeist, and includes an interview with SPR Council member Guy Lyon Playfair. read more >>

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