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Barbara M. Weisberg
Barbara Weisberg is the author of Talking to the Dead: Kate and Maggie Fox and the Rise of Spiritualism, a nonfiction account of the lives of the two charismatic young progenitors of modern Spiritualism in the 19th century. A published poet and also the author of several children’s books, Weisberg first wrote about the Fox sisters for American Heritage magazine. She has received the American Antiquarian Society’s Wallace Fellowship and the Parapsychology Foundation’s D. Scott Rogo Award for her work.