Claude Lévi-Strauss’ 100th birthday
German television channel Arte devotes much of today’s programme to Claude Lévi-Strauss to celebrate his 100th birthday on the 28th of November 2008. It seems the broadcasts are not being streamed to the web.
However, the programme web pages do contain a number of items viewable online, including some excerpts from Lévi-Strauss interviews on French television, and an interesting interview with Jean-François Zygel on the relation between music and anthropologists, Ravel’s Bolero and Lévi-Strauss: Mythos und Musik.
Meanwhile, here’s a short trailer of the main broadcast, titled Claude Lévi-Strauss, Eine Reise durch sein Werk: