Look at our Visiting Professors. Matthew Flinders is Founding Director of the Sir Bernard Crick Centre for the Public Understanding … Read More
September 2013 The ‘Off the Shelf’ Festival Matthew Flinders talking about the demonization of politicians and the erosion of citizenship … Read More
The aim of the Crick Centre is to study and promote the public understanding of politics (broadly defined) in a manner that cultivates debate and encourages engaged citizenship around the world. It therefore seeks to close the gap that has arguably emerged not just between politicians and the public but also between academe and society more broadly.