Tag Archives: Sight and Life magazine

Malnutrition and Psychosis in Don Quixote

The depiction of hunger in classic literature is a neglected subject. Yet it is a major theme and a key plot driver in many great works of fiction. From the cannibalism of Count Ugolino della Gherardesca in Dante’s Inferno¹ to … Read the full article

Why Is Nutrition So Confusing?

  Too much on your plate? Or too little? Or too much of the wrong stuff? In an interview which I conducted recently for Sight and Life magazine, the influential thinker Gary Taubes gives us his take on why the … Read the full article