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Barbara Moore

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School of Journalism & Electronic Media
Professor Emeritus

Dr. Moore worked at the Commercial Appeal in Memphis and produced radio programs at the Center for Southern Folklore. She served in the programming, traffic, and news departments of a public radio station and has taught at Northwest Mississippi Junior College and Ithaca College in New York. She received a NAB research grant in 1982, was a BEA intern at WATE-TV in 1983, a NATPE intern in 1985 and attended the faculty seminar of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. She is co-author of Three Trips to Bountiful, a comparative media study of a Horton Foote script, and is co-author with Dr. Herbert Howard on a textbook, Radio and TV Programming (2nd edition, 1994). Her most recent book is Prime-Time Television: A Concise History.

Education: 

Ph.D. in Mass Communications, Ohio University

M.A in Broadcasting/Film, Memphis State University

B.A. in Journalism, Memphis State University