Theorizing the Middlebrow
An interview with Nicola Humble, by Elke D'hoker. Interferences litteraires, November 2011.
The Case for Middlebrow
Tad Friend, The New Republic, March 1992, republished on the byliner.com site
Middlebrow and proud
Article subtitled: 'Experts say it's time to embrace middle-of-the-road tastes (so you can stop pretending to love opera!)'. Claire Coleman, Daily Mail, 1 August 2011.
Middlebrow: The taste that dare not speak its name
Devin Friedman, G.Q., June 2011.
Rattling good reads
An article on the Readerships and Literary Cultures Special Collection 1900-1950, held at Sheffield Hallam University. Stephen McClarence, Yorkshire Post, 3 December 2010.
This online magazine launched in November 2010, aiming to become 'a compendium of middlebrow recommendations for everyone who is remotely interested in the area: books, films, and music new and old that our low/high brow society has allowed you to overlook'.
'Confessions of a Middlebrow Professor'
W. A. Pannapacker, The Chronicle of Higher Education, 5 October 2009
'The Henry Ford of Literature'
Rolf Potts, The Believer, Sept 2008
'Middlebrow, more than middling interest'
The Times covers the 'Investigating the Middlebrow' conference at Sheffield Hallam University.
Stephen McClarence, The Times, 23 June 2007