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ALTERED STATES: MEDIUMS, MAMBOS, AND MICHAEL JACKSON

  • Green-Wood Main Entrance (Fifth Avenue and 25th Street) Brooklyn, NY 11232 USA (map)

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In this illustrated presentation, award-winning photographer and author Shannon Taggart will share original photographs from her 17 year-long exploration of séances and the endeavor to blur the lines between life and death. She will discuss the curious ways that Spiritualist mediums, Vodou practitioners, and also the “King of Pop” Michael Jackson have used altered states of consciousness in their quests to access invisible realms. Her photographs have been exhibited and featured internationally in TIMENew York Times MagazineDiscover, and Newsweek. Taggart’s book, SÉANCE: Spiritualist Ritual and the Search for Ectoplasm, will be released in 2019.

Earlier Event: July 27
Lily Dale Symposium 2018