Anthropologist Claude Lévi-Strauss Remembered

News broke today that Claude Lévi-Strauss, one of France's towering intellectuals, has died. He was 100 years old. The New York Times has a lengthy obit that covers the career of the anthropologist who brought us "structuralism" and helped us look at diverse cultures in new ways. NPR has also aired a short piece (in audio) that highlights Lévi-Strauss' intellectual accomplishments. You can listen below.

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