David Reese Counts

David Reese Counts was born on May 2, 1934 in Columbia, Mississippi, and slipped quietly and peacefully away into the warmth of his dreams on November 11, 2020 in Ganges, British Columbia.

Audrey Smedley

We mourn the death of Audrey Smedley, a pioneering social anthropologist who peacefully passed away at her home in Beltsville, Maryland, on October 14, 2020, 16 days before her ninetieth birthday.

Charlotte M. Otten

Anthropologist Charlotte M. Otten lived among us for 104 years, dying April 5, 2020, in Waunakee, Wisconsin.

Tanya Asad

Tanya Asad, née Baker, passed away on Wednesday, October 14, 2020, in New York City. She was 93 years old.

F. G. Bailey

On July 8, 2020, at the age of 96, the man often recognized as the outstanding political anthropologist of his generation—F. G. Bailey—passed away.

June C. Nash

June C. Nash, distinguished professor emerita of anthropology at the City University of New York and the author of numerous books on Latin America, died on December 9, 2019, at the Linda Manor hospice in Leeds, Massachusetts. She was 92.

Ann Metcalf

Ann Metcalf, of Kensington, California, died Sunday, September 13, 2020, at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland.

David Graeber

David Graeber passed away in a hospital in Venice, Italy, on September 2, 2020.