Ghosts and Generals: Theatricality, Dark Tourism, and the Ghost Tour Industry
Civil War Institute
This roundtable explored the growing popularity of ghost tours and paranormal experiences at historic sites, offering an interdisciplinary look at the mechanics and appeal of ghost tourism, the reasons for its popularity, and its relationship to the public practice of history.
Titus, Jill Ogline; Glassberg, David; Thompson, Robert; Gentry, Glenn; and Sharpley, Richard, "Ghosts and Generals: Theatricality, Dark Tourism, and the Ghost Tour Industry" (2013). The Future of Civil War History. 6.