Averting the middle class gaze: Pushing beyond the discontented acceptance of inequality

Sue Ansarie is a Research Assistant and has mostly worked with community action groups in London to address issues such as housing and displacement of working class communities. I am about to tell you a true story. This is not about glory or pity. This is to reveal inequalities I faced growing up as a …

The Dementia Letter Project: Writing good futures with dementia

This post is from Annelieke Driessen, an Assistant Professor of Medical Anthropology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Title illustration by Bettina Klein. A fieldwork memory On a Thursday afternoon in one of the three care homes in the Netherlands where I spent time doing my doctoral research, Mrs Steen and I …