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==Fortean Times #393 (June 2020)==
 
==Fortean Times #393 (June 2020)==
 
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* Release date: 21 May 2020
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* Cover price: £4.60
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* Cover Image: [[Etienne Gilfillan]]
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* Coronavirus: Getty Images
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* All header icons throughout the magazine by [[Capucine Deslouis]]
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===Contents===
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* 4 The coronavirus files
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* 18 Gypsy ghostlore
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* 46 Magical mid-air battles and sorcerous contests
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* 76 Tales from the Fairy Field
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==Features==
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34 Beaky Blinders: In Search of the Plague Doctor (cover story)<br />The ominous figure of the plague doctor, with his long robes and bird-like mask, seems an appropriate icon for our pandemic-riven times - but what was his historical reality? '''[[Jonathan Ferguson]]''' traces the macabre medic's evolution and revival.
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42 The Parallax View<br />A lot of people are opposed to globalisation, but would they go so far as to insist that our planet is actually pancake-shaped? '''[[Gordon Rutter]]''' wonders why the Flat Earth theory has made a comeback - and meets one of its modern proponents.
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46 "Lifted Up From the Earth"<br />In the Gospels, Christ is transported to a 'high place' by a mysterious adversary. '''[[Bob Rickard]]''' examines an alternative life of Jesus in the context of a magical mid-air battle.
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==Reports==
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52 Building a Fortean Library - Invizikids '''[[The Hierophant's Apprentice]]'''
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76 Fortean Traveller - Tales from the Fairy Field '''[[Fiona Maher]]'''
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==Forum==
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55 Little green man by '''[[Paul Devereux]]'''
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56 This house is not haunted by '''[[Ryan Shirlow]]'''
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==Strange Days==
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A digest of the worldwide weird, including: vampire panics, 5G conspiracies, Humberside monster, living ghosts and more...
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* 05 The Conspirasphere
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* 16 Science
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* 18 Ghostwatch
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* 23 Mythconceptions
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* 24 Alien Zoo
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* 32 The UFO Files
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==Regulars==
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* 02 Editorial
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* 59 Reviews
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* 69 Letters
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* 78 Reader Info
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* 79 Phenomenomix
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* 80 Strange Deaths
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Previous Issue -- Next Issue

Fortean Times #393 (June 2020)

FT393.jpg

Contents

  • 4 The coronavirus files
  • 18 Gypsy ghostlore
  • 46 Magical mid-air battles and sorcerous contests
  • 76 Tales from the Fairy Field

Features

34 Beaky Blinders: In Search of the Plague Doctor (cover story)
The ominous figure of the plague doctor, with his long robes and bird-like mask, seems an appropriate icon for our pandemic-riven times - but what was his historical reality? Jonathan Ferguson traces the macabre medic's evolution and revival.

42 The Parallax View
A lot of people are opposed to globalisation, but would they go so far as to insist that our planet is actually pancake-shaped? Gordon Rutter wonders why the Flat Earth theory has made a comeback - and meets one of its modern proponents.

46 "Lifted Up From the Earth"
In the Gospels, Christ is transported to a 'high place' by a mysterious adversary. Bob Rickard examines an alternative life of Jesus in the context of a magical mid-air battle.

Reports

52 Building a Fortean Library - Invizikids The Hierophant's Apprentice

76 Fortean Traveller - Tales from the Fairy Field Fiona Maher

Forum

55 Little green man by Paul Devereux

56 This house is not haunted by Ryan Shirlow

Strange Days

A digest of the worldwide weird, including: vampire panics, 5G conspiracies, Humberside monster, living ghosts and more...

  • 05 The Conspirasphere
  • 16 Science
  • 18 Ghostwatch
  • 23 Mythconceptions
  • 24 Alien Zoo
  • 32 The UFO Files

Regulars

  • 02 Editorial
  • 59 Reviews
  • 69 Letters
  • 78 Reader Info
  • 79 Phenomenomix
  • 80 Strange Deaths

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