FT392

From FT Covers
Jump to: navigation, search
Previous Issue -- Next Issue

Fortean Times #392 (May 2020)

FT392.jpg
  • Release date: 23 Apr 2020
  • Cover price: £4.60
  • Cover photo: Charlotte Graham Photography
  • Coronavirus Photo: Jung Yeon-Je/AFP via Getty Images
  • All header icons throughout the magazine by Capucine Deslouis
  • Digital editions: Official App on Google, Apple --- Zinio (268+) --- Magzter (283+)

Contents

  • 7 Welsh goat rampage
  • 11 Rogue guru starts country
  • 44 "To a high place": Jesus's mid-air battles with the Devil
  • 52 The folklore of allotments

Features

36 Marks of the Witch: Britain's Ritual Protection Symbols (cover story)
'Witch mark' is a term popularly used to describe a range of ritual protection symbols found in churches, grand buildings and caves. David Clarke visits an ice age site where a huge concentration of magical graffiti was recently discovered.

44 "To a High Place"
The greatest number of recorded levitators are those Christians who were inspired by Jesus's life and legend. Bob Rickard analyses the 'Temptations' - a highly significant moment of paranatural transportation in Jesus's life.

46 Mulch, Myth and Magic
Lisa Gledhill digs into the world of allotment folklore, from top-secret super-spuds and lunar planting cycles to butterfly whispering and the terrifying leek-slasher...

Reports

34 Blasts from the Past - Vanished from the face of the Earth Theo Paijmans

76 Peculiar Postcards - The Evel Knievel of roller-skating Jan Bondeson

Forum

57 Project Blue Book: the missing cases by Kevin Randle

58 Korea's cinema of the fantastic by Bob Rickard

Strange Days

A digest of the worldwide weird, including: cult captives, dodgy DNA tests, coronavirus conspiracies and more...

  • 05 The Conspirasphere
  • 14 Science
  • 20 Ghostwatch
  • 23 Alien Zoo
  • 27 Mythconceptions
  • 32 The UFO Files

Regulars

  • 02 Editorial
  • 61 Reviews
  • 71 Letters
  • 78 Reader Info
  • 79 Phenomenomix
  • 80 Strange Deaths



Previous Issue -- Next Issue