Research areas: Girlhood, Sexual Violence, Film Studies, East Asian Popular Culture, Visual Culture, Gender, Japanese Colonial Empire, Girlhood in East Asia
• Taylor, K and Handyside, F. (Forthcoming 2015) International Cinema and the Girl: Local Issues, Transnational Context. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
• Taylor, K (Forthcoming 2015) ‘Girlhood in a Warzone: African Child Soldiers on Film, in Taylor, K and Handyside, F. 2014) International Cinema and the Girl: Local Issues, Transnational Context Palgrave Macmillian.
• Taylor, K. (2007) ‘Women as duality in post-war Japan’ in Hipkins. D and Plain, G (eds) War-Torn Tales: Representing Gender and World War II in Literature and Film, Bern: Peter Lang, pp. 123-143.
• Taylor, K (Forthcoming 2017) Catch you every man his wife: Culture, Gender and Bride Kidnapping (monograph study In preparation)