Posts tagged "food"
The Patient Body: The End of Eating

The Patient Body: The End of Eating

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.

Consumption of The Borgias: A Viewer’s Guide

by Meghan Maguire Dahn and Abby Ohlheiser “You are so beautiful, Giulia Farnese, I would have you painted,” declares Jeremy Irons’s Pope Alexander VI in Showtime’s new series The Borgias.  It’s not surprising.  The lighting in The Borgias is sumptuous and if there’s one thing they light particularly well, it’s the desirable flesh.  It’s all positively...