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The Map as Text

The Map as Text

Today marks the launch of our new special edition publication New Cartography.  The magazine offers readers a fresh and alternative take on mapping the urban environment through a collection of articles and illustrations from a wide array of contributors. Over the upcoming weeks we will be publishing a selection of the...
Militant Secularisation

Militant Secularisation

Baroness Warsi’s visit to the Holy See in February, as the leader of a ministerial delegation, seemed beforehand like it would be the very definition of low-impact. The presence of a prominent British Muslim in the state capital of Catholicism, affirming at the same time mutual ties of religious tolerance...
London Riots: Considering our response

London Riots: Considering our response

All across London, the last few days have been dominated by a particular kind of conversation. Stuck at Victoria station on Monday night, where crowds massed as service operators struggled to cope with station closures along suburban lines, a man in a suit looked up from his phone and told...