Here’s a report in The New York Times It was a primitive trip with a sophisticated goal: to understand how heavy use of digital devices and other technology changes how we think and behave, and how a retreat into nature might reverse those effects.
Just about a year ago the centenary of Levi-Strauss’ birth was marked. Today it is reported that he is dead.
Here are some nice distinctions drawn about complexity theory by someone coming to the subject with a fresh and curious mind.
Dan Sperber’s tribute to Lévi-Strauss on the occasion of his 100th birthday.