Professor Kurt Barling BA, MSc, PhD joined Middlesex University in 2012. He has been a leading broadcaster for the BBC for 25 years having joined the Television service in 1989. He has covered stories all around the world and operated undercover and in war zones. He has made dozens of primetime documentaries and has won numerous industry awards for his journalism, film-making and writing. Before he embarked on a career in journalism in 1989 Kurt was a Lecturer in International Relations at the London School of Economics.
Barling, Kurt and Chamil, Rathnayake (2018) A topic model analysis approach to understand Twitter public discourse: Grenfell Tower Fire case study. In: Internet, Policy & Politics Conference: IPP2018 Long Live Democracy!, 20-21 Sept 2018, St Anne's College, Oxford University.
Barling, Kurt (2018) Script Consultant [for End of the Pier By Danny Robins]. Other. Playdead Press, London.
Barling, Kurt (2018) Foreword to Darkness Over Germany. In: Darkness Over Germany: A Warning from History by E. Amy Buller. Interlink Books, Northampton Massachusetts USA, vii-xxxvi. ISBN 9781623719968
Barling, Kurt (2018) Foreword to Darkness Over Germany Audiobook. In: Darkness over Germany: A Warning from History by E. Amy Buller. Audible Audiobooks. (Accepted/In press)
Barling, Kurt (2017) Grenfell Tower - social media & public narrative. In: Fourth International Conference on Emerging Research Paradigms in Business and Social Sciences (ERPBSS-2018), 16-18 Jan 2018, Dubai. (Accepted/In press)
AHRC Funded project to create a pop-up schools exhibition and legacy film for the Hidden Heroes of Empire project £10k
Eastside Community Heritage & Middlesex University; Heroes of Empire; Heritage Lottery Fund; £54.1K; January 2014-Summer 2015
This project is researching the contribution of Commonwealth Soldiers who fought in the Middlesex Regiment during the 1914-18 War.