Focusing on the Silent Generation - a group of citizens born between 1927 and 1946 - and their political decision-making.
When putting together the proposal in 2019, I was very aware of the prevalent view that 'older people voted to leave the EU' in the 2016 referendum. But I was also aware that this view was partly the result of polling data putting everyone over the age of 65 (and sometimes 55) into one category.
Sue spent most of her career in education, as a teacher, lecturer and consultant before landing her dream job as an academic in 2019 with the Open University. In fact, 2019 was THE year as Sue started a PhD within a month of starting the new role and this blog features mostly reflections and thoughts from the doctoral journey.