Kerry Moore’s research explores media and political discourses surrounding migration, racism and cultural identity. Her most recent publications explore asylum and refugee issues in journalism and government policy, ‘crisis’ narratives in media representations of migration and cultural difference, media constructions of young black men, and Islam in the news. She co-edited the book Migrations and the Media with Bernhard Gross and Terry Threadgold (2012, Peter Lang) and is currently working on a monograph entitled Racialised Crises: Asylum, Ethnicity and the Media for Ashgate.
Kerry is Co-Director of the Race, Representation and Cultural Politics Research Group, and of Cardiff University’s interdisciplinary Reconstructing Multiculturalism Network. She is a founding Co-Editor of the JOMEC Journal, Reviews Editor for the journal Social Semiotics and serves on the editorial board of the journal Journalism and Discourse Studies. She is also Chair of Research Ethics for the School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies and sits on the School Research Ethics Committee for Cardiff School of Architecture.