When my hospice patient asks me for some weed to ease her pain, why shouldn’t I say yes?
Ann Neumann is a Visiting Scholar at the Center for Religion and Media at New York University and contributing editor at Guernica magazine and The Revealer, where she was editor from 2009 to 2013. She’s written for New York Law Review, Bookforum, Lapham’s Quarterly, Religion & Politics, Killing the Buddha, and The Nation, among others. Her chapter on class and hospice appears in "Living with Class: Philosophical Reflections on Identity and Material Culture" (Palgrave Macmillan, December 2013), edited by Brian Seitz and Ron Scapp. Neumann is currently writing a book about a good death.