Portraits of Protest

UCL students attended Black Lives Matter protests in London and Berlin. Solidarity, unrest and placards- these are snapshots of the global movement. ‘We are at a critical moment in race relations discourse in the UK and around the world. The work of Black Lives Matter and many other anti-racist organisations that has been years in…

On the geopolitical landscapes of Gordon Cheung’s latest exhibition

On the geopolitical landscapes of Gordon Cheung’s latest body of work; Tirion Jenkins reflects on the current exhibition on display at Edel Assanti, a contemporary gallery in the heart of London’s Fitzrovia. As a geography student I have of course spent a lot of time thinking about connections – the international connections of globalization, the…

Science & metaphor in Gaia’s Global Circus

Ed. Katharine Sherratt The segregation between science and emotion is at its most obvious and dangerous in the political world of climate change. Exploring this, UCL Centre for Anthropology of Sustainability presented “Gaia: Global Circus”, a play designed by French philosopher, anthropologist, and sociologist Bruno Latour and performed for the first time in the UK….