Events for the UCF Arboretum- Urban Agriculture, Florida Ecosystems, Social Events

Thursday, February 10, 2022

  • Sex, Stress, and Death: Health and Survival in the Context of Medieval Famine and Plague

    Mathematical Sciences Building 360: Mathematical Sciences Building Rm. 360 and Virtual

    Presented by the Kent Family Speaker Series  Speaker: Dr. Sharon DeWitte, Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at the University of South Carolina In the 14th-century, Afro-Eurasia was struck by a devastating pandemic of bubonic plague, now often called the Black Death, that killed an estimated 30-60% of some affected populations. Dr. DeWitte will discuss her bioarchaeological research, focusing on the skeletal …

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