The Further Realm

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01The Further Realm: Episode 120151026

01The Further Realm: Episode 120151026
01The Further Realm: Episode 120151026

Novelist Andrew Martin has long been interested in ghosts and their stories,

and he gives them much thought over five essays:

1. 'Have you ever seen a ghost?' is the first question he must

address, and of course there is no clear cut answer to this.

02The Further Realm: Episode 220151027

02The Further Realm: Episode 220151027
02The Further Realm: Episode 220151027

Novelist Andrew Martin has long been interested in ghosts and their stories. He gives them much thought over five essays:

2. 'Britain is a ghostly nation', he reckons. And most of them came from the north. And their heyday was a hundred years ago. And just what is The Society of Psychical Research?

Producer Duncan Minshull.

03The Further Realm: Episode 320151028
03The Further Realm: Episode 320151028
03The Further Realm: Episode 320151028

Novelist Andrew Martin has long been interested in ghosts and their stories,

he gives them much thought over five essays:

3. The ghosts of Medieval times were 'solid' and had a moral purpose. Modern sightings were ephemeral, translucent, and now 'doubt' crept in..

Producer Duncan Minshull.

04The Further Realm: Episode 420151029
04The Further Realm: Episode 420151029
04The Further Realm: Episode 420151029

Novelist Andrew Martin has long been interested in ghosts and their stories, and he gives them much thought over five essays:

4. Stories, novels, films.. but the author's favourite source for things unreal and unsettling is a huge tome called 'Phantasms of the Living', which he now celebrates..

Producer Duncan Minshull.

05The Further Realm: Episode 520151030
05The Further Realm: Episode 520151030
05The Further Realm: Episode 520151030

Novelist Andrew Martin has long been interested in ghosts and their stories, and he gives them much thought over five essays:

5. It goes without saying that Halloween and Christmas are resonant times for the Undead. Prepare to hear about the best... or should that be the worst?

Producer Duncan Minshull.