Claude Lévi-Strauss Dies at 100Requiescat in pace.
By EDWARD ROTHSTEIN (NYT)
Published: November 3, 2009
Claude Lévi-Strauss, the French anthropologist who transformed Western understanding of what was once called “primitive man” and who towered over the French intellectual scene in the 1960s and ’70s, has died at 100.
(Via the Agade list, which also notes this obituary in Le Monde.)