Expert comment on The Conversation

The Conversation is funded by several universities - including Sussex - and is run by very experienced journalists, who work with the academic contributors to craft articles and opinion pieces that are timely, interesting and relevant to a wider audience.

The site has more than two million readers, and its reach is further extended by the fact that other news organisation can use its content free on their own websites.

Several Sussex academics are now regular contributors to The Conversation and you can read their latest articles below.

If you are a University of Sussex academic and have an idea for a piece you could write for The Conversation, please contact