Kylie Moore-Gilbert


Country: Australia

Kylie Moore-Gilbert is a scholar of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies. Kylie speaks several Middle Eastern languages and has spent significant periods travelling and conducting academic research in the region. She was falsely charged with espionage and imprisoned in Iran from September 2018 to November 2020 before being released in a prisoner exchange deal negotiated by the Australian government.

Kylie Moore-Gilbert adalah seorang sarjana Kajian Timur Tengah dan Islam. Kylie berbicara beberapa bahasa Timur Tengah dan telah menghabiskan banyak waktu bepergian dan melakukan penelitian akademis di wilayah tersebut. Ia pernah dituduh melakukan spionase dan dipenjarakan di Iran dari September 2018 hingga November 2020 dan dibebaskan dalam kesepakatan pertukaran tahanan yang dinegosiasikan oleh pemerintah Australia.

Appearing in

Main Program | In Conversation with Kylie Moore-Gilbert

Kylie Moore-Gilbert, a scholar of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, tells of her false imprisonment in Iran from September 2018 to November 2020. Her memoir The Uncaged Sky is a detailed, beautifully …


Main Program | What are the Roots of Radicalism

Radicalism and extremism continue to create considerable concern and conflict around the world. An expanding field of study is looking at the roots and influences on what motivates these groups …