Ben Wurgaft


Ben Wurgaft is a writer, historian, ethnographer, and enthusiastic eater, who has been doing research in the world of cellular agriculture since 2013. He holds a Ph.D. in intellectual history from UC Berkeley, and was a postdoctoral fellow at the New School for Social Research, and a National Science Foundation postdoctoral fellow at MIT. He is now a Visiting Scholar in Anthropology at MIT, where he is completing a book on cultured meat, cellular agriculture, and the future of food.