Profs at the Pub featuring Dr. Brad Bouley: The Black Plague

by Julia McClenon, International Graduate Student Peer Advisor
Monday, August 05, 2019 2:00 PM

Alumni Affairs and UCSB Affiliates​ invite you to a special Profs @ the Pub event. Profs @ the Pub is a free monthly speaker series for local alumni, faculty, staff, students, and community members at some of Santa Barbara's (and Goleta's!) favorite watering holes.

Coming up next: 

What: An engaging talk with Brad Bouley on the cataclysmic Black Plague, focusing on contemporary accounts and medical explanations of it, and the wider political and social changes that came in its wake. 
When: Thursday, August 8th, 5:30p.m.
Where: Impact Hub (1117 State Street, Santa Barbara)
Register here!



Brad Bouley is Assistant Professor of History at UC Santa Barbara specializing in the histories of religion and science. His first book, Pious Postmortems: Anatomy and the Making of Early Modern Saints, was published by the University of Pennsylvania Press in 2017. He is currently working on a second book project entitled, The Barberini Butchers: Meat, Murder, and Warfare in Early Modern Italy. He has been a recipient of the Harvard Center for Renaissance Studies Villa I Tatti Fellowship, the American Academy in Rome Prize and the Fulbright Fellowship for Italy.