Girl Talk with the Dead!

From Ask A Mortician.

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Dead men tell no tales…unless you know how to talk to them!

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Mortician: Caitlin Doughty
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Echoes of Time by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)
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***SELECTED SOURCES***

Radical Spirits: Spiritualism and Women’s Rights in Nineteenth-century America by Anne Braude
Seance by Shannon Taggert

A Luminous Brotherhood: Afro-Creole Spiritualism in Nineteenth-Century New Orleans by Emily Suzanne Clark

The Darkened Room: Women, Power, and Spiritualism in Late Victorian England by Alex Owen

Rumours of Angels: A Legend of the First World War by David Clarke

"Holy Spirits: The Power and Legacy of America’s Female Spiritualists"
https://www.shondaland.com/live/a23652668/legacy-of-spiritualists/

"Houdini’s Greatest Trick: Debunking Medium Mina Crandon"
https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/53424/houdinis-greatest-trick-debunking-medium-mina-crandon

"Harry Houdini and Arthur Conan Doyle: a friendship split by spiritualism"
https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2015/aug/10/houdini-and-conan-doyle-impossible-edinburgh-festival

"The Strange, Freakish Story of Britain’s ‘Last Convicted Witch’"
https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/9kdq55/helen-duncan-the-strange-freakish-story-of-britains-last-convicted-witch

"For Those in Grief, Talking to a Dead Loved One Is Good for Mental Health"
https://www.teenvogue.com/story/grief-talking-to-a-dead-loved-one-is-good-for-mental-health