Tonight TIW welcomes author and researcher ELISE GAINER to the program to discuss the haunted history of NYC, the Merchant House and more!
Elise Gainer left a corporate career behind to become the oldest undergraduate at the Boston Conservatory graduating Magna Cum Laude in 2003 with a BFA in Musical Theater Performance. After moving to New York City she feel in love with its rich historical past and became a licensed tour guide. Now she conducts research, writes, and tell stories for her company Ghosts, Murders, and Mayhem Walking Tours of New York City. Last year Arcadia Publishing approached her to contribute to their Images of America Series, and on July 29th, 2013 her first non-fiction book, Ghosts and Murders of Manhattan was released. In addition to her book, she also shares stories on her blog, Elise’s Ghosts and Murders.