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Illusion


Sep 5, 2017

In a remote New York farm town in the nineteenth century, two sisters claimed they could speak with the dead. But what started out as a childish prank ended with the accidental creation of a new religion.

Sources

Wikpedia — "The Fox Sisters"

Karen Abbot — "The Fox Sisters and the Rap on Spiritualism" via Smithsonian, October 30, 2012

Donna Zuckerbrot (director) — Spiritualism: The Fox Sisters, via Gaiam, 2006

 

Music

Bruno Sanfilipo — Piano Textures 3
Kevin MacLeod — Despair and Triumph
Dana Boule — Balloon Waltz Memory

 

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