Renata Tyszczuk is an academic and artist whose work explores questions concerning global environmental change and provisionality in architectural thinking and practice. In 2013 she was awarded a British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship for her research in this area. She is Professor in Architectural Humanities at the University of Sheffield. Her most recent book is Provisional Cities: Cautionary Tales for the Anthropocene. She convenes Culture and Climate Change. Among its initiatives is the publication series, working with producers and editors including: Joe Smith, Robert Butler, Vicky Long, Eleanor Margolies and Hannah Bird.