Alessandra Este

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'You are left with no choice but to leave' – your stories of long-term gentrification

Readers from Istanbul, London, San Jose, Montreal, Newcastle and Buenos Aires share their experiences of neighbourhood change over the decades<p>Although gentrification only became a mainstream topic of discussion relatively recently, the process of places changing due to an influx of wealthier …

Urbanism

The Danish Girl and the sexologist: a story of sexual pioneers

He was written out of Tom Hooper’s The Danish Girl, but doctor and sexual rights campaigner Magnus Hirschfeld has a legacy even the Nazis couldn’t destroy<p>In the spring of 1930, Danish artist Einar Wegener arrived in Berlin for a consultation that he hoped would both save and change his life.<p>Wegener …

Universal Pictures
Climate Change

Annie Leibovitz: latest show explores women as 'whole human beings'

Revered photographer’s new exhibition focuses on women of note, from Lupita Nyong’o to Aung San Suu Kyi<p>She has captured thousands of faces as perhaps the world’s pre-eminent portrait photographer, but Annie Leibovitz thinks most subjects would rather be at the dentist than in front of a camera. “If …

Annie Leibovitz
Extremism