Alpa Shah is associate professor of anthropology at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She is author, most recently, of the Orwell Prize-shortlisted Nightmarch: Among India’s Revolutionary Guerrillas (2018), and co-author of Ground Down by Growth: Tribe, Caste, Class and Inequality in 21st Century India (2018). (September 2020)

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David Graeber, 1961–2020

David Graeber, the anthropologist and activist, died aged fifty-nine on September 2, 2020. The New York Review, to which he began contributing last year, is collecting tributes from his friends and colleagues.