History Hit with Dan Snow

The superpower rivalry of the Cold War had many different fronts, space, the rice paddy fields of south-east Asia and even the operating theatre. The desire to push the envelope of human ingenuity led Dr Robert J. White to conduct a series of successful head transplants on monkies during the

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Brandy on the Bob Cesca Show

LISTEN NOW. Dr. Brandy Schillace — [Graphic Content] Dr. Schillace is a medical historian, an editor, and the author of the brand new book titled Mr. Humble and Dr. Butcher, the real life story of Dr. Robert White, the neurosurgeon who successfully transplanted a monkey’s head onto another monkey’s body.

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SCIENCE NIGHT at Fountain Bookstore, May 13th at 6pm EDT

Join me for a night of bizarre science and fascinating facts (and a two-headed dog)! I will be appearing for Science Night at the Fountain Bookstore in Richmond, VA!  We’ll be having a short informal chat about the science and ethics behind Mr. Humble and Dr. Butcher, as well as

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Mar 19: Brandy Appears with Charming Disaster!

How about some punk, goth, noir in your Friday? Add some head transplant shenanigans and I think you are in for a treat! I’ll be joining Charming Disaster, a musical duo based in Brooklyn and inspired by the gothic humor of Edward Gorey and Tim Burton, the noir storytelling of

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Mar 24: Author Event at Mac’s Backs in Cleveland

New Book Event, 7pm, March 24! Brandy Schillace, author of Mr. Humble and Dr. Butcher: A Monkey’s Head, the Pope’s Neuroscientist and the Quest to Transplant the Soul will participate in a virtual event with Mac’s Backs on Wednesday, March 24th at 7 p.m.  This is a virtual event; register here!

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Overnight America

Dr. Brandy Schillace joins host Ryan Wrecker (KMOX 1120, The Voice of St. Louis) to discuss her new book, “Mr. Humble and Dr. Butcher: A Monkey’s Head, the Pope’s Neuroscientist, and the Quest to Transplant the Soul.” Listen to the full show here.

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Mar 8: Politics and Prose Live with Lindsey Fitzharris!

A second author event will be held on March 8th at Politics and Prose, where I will be joined by the marvelous Lindsey Fitzharris (author of The Butchering Art) to talk about all things head/body transplant. RSVP for the event below! Monday, March 8, 2021 – 6 p.m. Click Here

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Mar 4: On Air with John Fugelsang

On March the 4th, 9:30PM (EST), I will be joining John Fugelsang on Tell Me Everything (SiriusXM Progress Channel at night, available in podcast form after). For more, see TMEJF on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TMEJF/

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