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Do you have an active interest in parapsychology? If so, consider joining the Parapsychological Association (PA). Membership in the PA supports the scientific study of psi (or ‘psychic’) experiences and provides access to unique resources for ... More
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2016 PA Book Award Winner: Varieties of Anomalous Experience, 2nd Edition

Last Updated: Monday, October 3, 2016
In this revised and updated edition of Varieties of Anomalous Experience ,  edited by Etzel Cardeña , Steven Jay Lynn, and Stanley Krippner , contributors present a wide range of research on anomalous experiences, from commonly documented ... More

2016 PA Book Award Winner: Extrasensory Perception

Extrasensory Perception: Support, Skepticism and Science has won a Parapsychological Association Book Award.This two-volume tome, edited by Edwin May and Sonali Marwaha , will be a very important book and should be on the bookshelf of all serious readers ... More

2016 PA Book Award Winner: Ojos Invisibles

Last Updated: Monday, July 18, 2016
Ojos Invisibles: La Cruzada por la Conquista del Espiritu ( Invisible Eyes: The Crusade for the Conquest of the Spirit) is  a collection of high quality essays about various parapsychological topics. Most of the essays are new, although some are ... More

2016 PA Book Award Winner: Prometheus and Atlas

Last Updated: Monday, July 18, 2016
Prometheus and Atlas is an incredibly ambitious synthesis of western thought -- actually, global thought -- with a central place devoted to understanding the significance of what author Jason R. Jorjani calls The Spectral : outlaw phenomena that are not ... More

2016 Schmeidler Outstanding Student Award Winner: Michael Tremmel

The winner of this year's Schmeidler Outstanding Student Award is PA Student Member Michael Tremmel. This annual award goes to a student who excels academically and makes early contributions to the field through conference presentations, research or ... More

2016 Outstanding Contribution Award Winner: Alejandro Parra

Last Updated: Monday, July 25, 2016
The winner of the 2016 PA Outstanding Contribution Award is Alejandro Parra . This yearly award is given to a PA Professional or Associate Member who has made an outstanding research or service contribution that has advanced the discipline of ... More

2016 PA/SSE Convention: Abstracts of Presented Papers

Last Updated: Thursday, September 1, 2016
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2016 PA/SSE Convention: Provisional Schedule

Last Updated: Thursday, September 1, 2016
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2016 Student Travel Fund Awardee: Bruno A. Silva

The Parapsychological Association is pleased to announce that the awardee of this year's Robert L. Morris Student Travel Fund grant is Bruno A. Silva.  Silva is a Ph.D. student pursuing a degree in Psychology at the Faculty of Psychology and ... More

Inviting Proposals for the 2017 PA Convention

Last Updated: Monday, February 8, 2016
The Board of Directors of the Parapsychological Association is currently considering meeting sites for the PA's 2017 annual convention, and inviting proposals from PA members in Europe who would be interested in hosting. If you have attended PA ... More

2016 PA/SSE Joint Convention: Call for Papers

Last Updated: Thursday, September 1, 2016
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2015 PA Book Award Winner: Parapsychology: A Handbook for the 21st Century

Last Updated: Monday, July 18, 2016
Many people have experienced such unusual phenomena as dreams that later seem to correspond with unforeseeable events, thinking of a long-lost friend just before he or she unexpectedly calls, or the ability to "feel" the presence of deceased ... More

2015 PA Book Award Winner: Beyond Physicalism

Last Updated: Monday, July 18, 2016
The rise of modern science has brought with it increasing acceptance among intellectual elites of a worldview that conflicts sharply both with everyday human experience and with beliefs widely shared among the world’s great cultural traditions. ... More

2015 PA Book Award Winner: Experimentelle Parapsychologie

Last Updated: Monday, July 18, 2016
Is there scientific evidence for extrasensory perception, psychokinesis or precognition? These questions systematic have feuled experiments that have been carried out for over 100 years. Experimentelle Parapsychologie: Eine Einführung  a ... More

2015 Election Results

Election results for the 2015-2017 PA President and Board Directors More
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