Society For Psychical Research
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Society for
Psychical Research

Founded in 1882, the SPR was the first organisation to conduct scholarly research into human experiences that challenge contemporary scientific models.  More

February 16, 2020
Exploring Surrey's Past has published an essay by Miriam Farr about Eleanor Sidgwick, former President of the SPR.  Read more
February 11, 2020
SPR Council member Tom Ruffles recently reviewed Séance by Shannon Taggart.   Read more
February 8, 2020
CONFERENCE: Weird Weekend North. Rixton with Glazebrook Community Hall, 4-5 April 2020. Among the speakers are SPR Council member ​Alan Murdie, who will be speaking about poltergeists and possession, and Ann Winsper, who will be speaking about the mystic Teresa Helena Higginson.  Read more
February 3, 2020
Book Review: Ghost-Hunting For Dummies, by Zak Bagans   Read more
January 30, 2020
Book Review: The Paranormal and Popular Culture: A Postmodern Religious Landscape, edited by Darryl Caterine and John W. Morehead  Read more