Claude Lévi-Strauss with little monkey Lucinda, Brazil c.1935 | Photo - When the world was young ...

Claude Lévi-Strauss with little monkey Lucinda, Brazil c.1935 | Photo - When the world was young ...

In Claude Lévi-Strauss: The Poet in the Laboratory (Penguin Press, $29.95), Patrick Wilcken has written the biography not just of a man, but of an intoxicating intellectual moment. This was the moment of structuralism, a new way of thinking about human culture that emerged in France in the 1950s and enjoyed a worldwide

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