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Barbecue of the Vanities

Steven Shapin: Big Food

22 August 2002
Eating Right in the Renaissance 
by Ken Albala.
California, 315 pp., £27.95, February 2002, 0 520 22947 9
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Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health 
by Marion Nestle.
California, 457 pp., £19.95, February 2002, 0 520 22465 5
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... nutritionists; and this conflict of expertise is played out in battles over the content of the state’s advice and how the state regulates what companies can and cannot say about their products. MarionNestle embodies most of these changes. She speaks from the platforms of official expertise: she’s a professor of ‘nutrition and food studies’ at New York University (having taken a PhD in ...

Candidate Macron

Jeremy Harding: The French Elections

16 March 2017
... while offering an apology to the people who were on the receiving end.’ His remarks caused a furore in France, with rebukes from Fillon, Marine Le Pen and her impeccably national socialist niece Marion Maréchal-Le Pen, who tweeted: ‘Macron, candidate of the elites, the banks and … repentance!’The symbolic force of the Algerian war is as strong as ever. For the pieds noirs who left in 1962 ...

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