We record with great regret the death of Professor Meyer Fortes on 27 January, at the age of 76. He was President of the Institute, 1965-66. An Obituary appeared in The Times for 29 January, and we will carry another in our next issue.

This obituary first appeared as: RAI News. 1983. 'Obituary'. RAIN, No. 55, p. 13 Reproduced with permission.


To cite this article:

RAI News. 1983. 'Obituary'. RAIN, No. 55, p. 13 (available on-line: http://www.therai.org.uk/archives-and-manuscripts/obituaries/professor-meyer-fortes).



DRUCKER-BROWN, SUSAN. 1983. 'Obituary'. RAIN, No. 56, p. 15 (available on-line: https://therai.org.uk/archives-and-manuscripts/obituaries/meyer-fortes).


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