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David Graeber

AKA David Rolfe Graeber

Born: 12-Feb-1961
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 2-Sep-2020
Location of death: Venice, Italy
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Anthropologist, Anarchist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology

Father: Kenneth Graeber
Mother: Ruth Rubenstein
Wife: Nika Dubrovsky (until his death)

    High School: Phillips Academy Andover (1978)
    University: BA, SUNY Purchase (1984)
    University: PhD, University of Chicago
    Professor: Asst. Professor, Yale University (1998-2005)
    Reader: Social Anthropology, Goldsmiths College (2007-13)
    Professor: London School of Economics (2013-20)


Author of books:
Toward an Anthropological Theory of Value: The False Coin of Our Own Dreams (2001, nonfiction)
Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology (2004, nonfiction)
Possibilities: Essays on Hierarchy, Rebellion and Desire (2007, essays)
Lost People: Magic and the Legacy of Slavery in Madagascar (2007, nonfiction)
Direct Action: An Ethnography (2009, nonfiction)
Debt: The First 5,000 Years (2010, nonfiction)
Revolutions in Reverse: Essays on Politics, Violence, Art, and Imagination (2011, essays)

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