On this edition of “Health Yeah! With Monica Robins,” Monica speaks with author Dr. Brandy Schillace. She writes non fiction on death and dying, the history of science and steampunk. Dr. Schillace just released a new book, titled ‘Mr. Humble and Dr. Butcher’ A Monkey’s Head, the Pope’s Neuroscientist and
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
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
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!
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
Join me for the launch of my latest book, MR. HUMBLE AND DR. BUTCHER! I’ll be giving a short author talk and Q&A with renowned science journalist Ed Yong at McNally Jackson. Details and RSVP below! We will be presenting this event virtually, using Zoom. RSVP here. The mesmerizing biography
Every day, people are dying from COVID-19. They are our family members, our friends, our neighbors and community members. For most, there will be no traditional wakes, funerals, memorials, burials or church ceremonies to help us process our emotions. So how do we begin to grieve and make sense of