Benjamin Aldes Wurgaft


Benjamin Aldes Wurgaft is a Visiting Scholar with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Program in Anthropology. His books include Meat Planet: Artificial Flesh and the Future of Food and Thinking in Public: Strauss, Levinas, Arendt.

The Distance from Our Food

from Eating and Being, Volume 21, Number 3

Distance can breed ignorance of the ecosystems and individual animal lives that feed us.

Biotech Cockaigne of the Vegan Hopeful

from Animals and Us, Volume 21, Number 1

If we succeed in growing meat, we will do more than change human subsistence strategies forever.