Colin Dickey

Colin Dickey

Biography:

Colin Dickey grew up in San Jose, California, a few miles from the Winchester Mystery House, the most haunted house in America. As a writer, speaker, and academic, he has made a career out of collecting unusual objects and hidden histories all over the country. He’s a regular contributor to the LA Review of Books and Lapham’s Quarterly, and is the co-editor (with Joanna Ebenstein) of The Morbid Anatomy Anthology. He is also a member of the Order of the Good Death, a collective of artists, writers, and death industry professionals interested in improving the Western world’s relationship with mortality. With a PhD in comparative literature from the University of Southern California, he is an associate professor of creative writing at National University.

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Past Shows:

  • Alternative Health / The Odd & Unexplained

    Ben Fuchs shared alternative health concepts, and offered tips on supplements. Followed by Colin Dickey with tales of oddities, alien encounters, and the unexplained.More »
  • Ghost Stories & Haunted Places

    Author Troy Taylor shared his favorite ghost stories, followed by writer Colin Dickey, who talked about some of the country's most haunted places.More »

Last Night

Ensuring Food Safety / Automatic Writing
Ensuring Food Safety / Automatic Writing
Food safety coach Jeff Nelken discussed real-world food cases that involved illnesses and even deaths. Followed by author and speaker, Michael Sandler on the process and benefits of automatic writing.
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