Recommended Pre-Arrival Reading

Prior to the course, students should read, and listen to, as much arts journalism as possible. These are amongst the most relevant sites:

Newspapers

  • http://www.nytimes.com/pages/arts/index.html
  • http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/
  • http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/index.html
  • http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/
  • http://www.guardian.co.uk/culture
  • http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/
  • http://www.ft.com/arts/arts
  • http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/index.html

 

Consumer magazines

  • http://www.empireonline.com
  • http://www.whatsonstage.com
  • http://www.timeout.com/

 

Trade press

  • http://www.variety.com/
  • http://www.screendaily.com/
  • http://www.thestage.co.uk/
  • http://www.billboard.com/#/

 

Radio

The BBC’s nightly arts magazines

  • “Front Row”
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qsq5
  • “Night Waves” http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006tp43