Professor Roger Luckhurst: The Telepathic WT Stead
25 July 2013 8pm-10pm
£3 / £2 concessions
The Bell, 50 Middlesex Street, London E1 7EX.
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He was also obsessed with every aspect of the occult, from Spiritualism and Theosophy to the new-fangled science of psychical research. He claimed to have powers of telepathic communication, which considerably aided his management of world news, and was also a very chatty spirit after drowning on the Titanic.
Roger Luckhurst teaches at Birkbeck College, University of London. His most recent books
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7.45pm for 8pm start.
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