Leon R. Kass

Kass is an American physician, scientist, educator, and public intellectual. He is currently the Addie Clark Harding Professor Emeritus in the College and the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago and the Hertog Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute. His books include Toward A More Natural Science: Biology and Human AffairsThe Hungry Soul: Eating and the Perfecting of our Nature, and The Beginning of Wisdom: Reading Genesis.