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

August 14, 2020
UPDATED 14 AUGUST 2020. The SPR Library and Offices are currently closed to general visitors but we are allowing visits by appointment. We are also holding some online Web Events. Remember you can access recordings of past events online. Click on 'Read more' for our full statement:  Read more
September 19, 2020
The Guardian has published an interesting extract from Kate Summerscale's forthcoming book, The Haunting of Alma Fielding.  Read more
September 18, 2020
LECTURE: SPR Council member Dr Callum Cooper will give a talk, The Psi Wars: Data and Communication vs Beliefs, 29 September, 2020.  Read more
September 20, 2020
Book Review: Leaps of Faith: Ghost Hunting and Objectivity, by John M. Black  Read more
August 3, 2020
Book Review: Poltergeist! A New Investigation Into Destructive Haunting, by John Fraser   Read more