An A-Z Guide To The Search For Plato's Atlantis

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  • NEWS DECEMBER 2022

    NEWS DECEMBER 2022

    Atlantipedia will be wound down in 2023. After nearly twenty years compiling Atlantipedia on my own, and as I am now approaching my 80th birthday, I have decided to cut back on the time I dedicate to developing this website. An orderly conclusion rather than an enforced one is always preferable before the Grim Reaper […]Read More »
  • Joining The Dots

    Joining The Dots

    I have now published my new book, Joining The Dots, which offers a fresh look at the Atlantis mystery. I have addressed the critical questions of when, where and who, using Plato’s own words, tempered with some critical thinking and a modicum of common sense.Read More »
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Atlantiphobia (N)

Atlantiphobia is the fear of the belief in the reality of Plato’s Atlantis. Like other phobias it can manifest itself in different forms, ranging from low-level sneering to downright ad hominem tirades on the internet. One extreme case led to a sufferer physically attacking anyone named Donnelly.

Various therapies have been tried, including acupuncture, hypnotism as well as enforced reading and reciting large extracts from Graham Hancock’s books. Because the condition can be deep-seated, there are now plans to establish Atlantiphobics Anonymous branches in all major urban centres, where courses in open-mindedness will be on offer.