Peter Whittle is founder and director of the New Culture Forum.

A writer and broadcaster, Peter has contributed to numerous publications, including the Sunday Times, the Sunday Telegraph, Daily Mail, The Times and the Los Angeles Times. He is currently a columnist for Standpoint magazine, and blogs for the Daily Mail and New York's City Journal.

His books are Look at Me: Celebrating the Self in Modern Britain, Private Views: Voices from the Front Line of British Culture, A Sorry State: Self-denigration in British Culture, and Monarchy Matters. His latest book, Being British: What's Wrong With It? will be published by Biteback in May 2012.

His extensive TV and radio work across all channels includes appearances on BBC 1's The One Show, BBC 2’s Newsnight Review and The Review Show, Radio 4’s Moral Maze, Fox News and Sky News. He was the host of the UK’s first internet cultural analysis show, Culture Clash.

As a producer and director, Peter has also made numerous factual programmes for British and American TV networks.