Daniel M. Knight is Reader in the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of St Andrews, Scotland, where he is also Director of the Centre for Cosmopolitan Studies. He is author of History, Time, and Economic Crisis in Central Greece (Palgrave, 2015), co-author of The Anthropology of the Future (Cambridge University Press, 2019, with Rebecca Bryant), and co-editor of Ethnographies of Austerity: Temporality, Crisis and Affect in Southern Europe (Routledge, 2017, with Charles Stewart). He has edited collections on Alternatives to Austerity (2017, with Laura Bear), and Orientations to the Future (2019, with Rebecca Bryant). His work on crisis, temporality, austerity, neoliberalism and renewable energy has appeared in journals such as American Ethnologist, Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, and Anthropological Quarterly. Daniel is co-editor of History and Anthropology journal. Email: [email protected].
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