Daniel M. Knight

Daniel M. Knight is an Addison Wheeler Research Fellow in the Department of Anthropology at Durham University and Visiting Fellow at the Hellenic Observatory, London School of Economics and Political Science. He is author of History, Time, and Economic Crisis in Central Greece (Palgrave, 2015), has written numerous articles on fiscal austerity and energy in Greece, and is Associate Editor of History and Anthropology journal. Daniel has received EPSRC and Leverhulme grants for energy research in Greece and Turkey.

Selected publications:

2015 History, Time, and Economic Crisis in Central Greece. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

2015 Wit and Greece’s Economic Crisis: Ironic Slogans, Food, and Antiausterity Sentiments. American Ethnologist 42(2): 230-246.

2015 Sun, Wind, and the Rebirth of Extractive Economies: Renewable Energy Investment and Metanarratives of Crisis in Greece. With N. Argenti. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 21(4): 781-802.