In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto with Michael Pollan (Classic–aired 2008)

For 25 years, Michael Pollan has been writing books and articles about the places where nature and culture intersect: on our plates, in our farms and gardens, and in the built environment.  In today’s episode host David Naimon talks with Pollan about his 2008 book  In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto.  Learn why we should listen less to nutritional science when we decide what to eat,  how food is much more than a vehicle for better health,  about the coevolution of humans and their food through time, and the best rules of thumb to eat well and how to follow them.

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