Ernest Gellner 1925-1995

Ernest Gellner passed away on Sunday 5th November, 1995 in Prague. Following are some words written by anthropologists whose lives are richer because of him.

Sarah Gellner adds a factual correction: For anyone's information - my father Ernest Gellner did not die at Prague airport, as reported in some obituaries, but in his flat in that city. He had just returned from the airport.