Introducing Anthropolitan Magazine – Winter 2022/23

By Lewis Daly Editor, Anthropolitan We are delighted to present this special issue of Anthropolitan—UCL Anthropology’s annual departmental magazine—on the theme of Race, Racism, and Decolonisation.

CAUTION! Planetary Boundary Ahead!

By Sara Mahdi Anthropology, Environment, and Development MSc, 2022-23 As of 2022, six of the nine planetary boundaries have been crossed. Climate and biodiversity boundaries are core thresholds that, if crossed and not rectified, may tip Earth into an unknown regime.

Discovering wellbeing traditions in the Czech Republic

By Josephine Platt MSc Social and Cultural Anthropology As my feet tingle and I snap selfies over the 20-minute treatment, I think about past fellow wellness seekers who likely found themselves in similar situations⎯minus the iPhone in hand.