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Design Media Arts 269 - Graduate Seminar

This Library Research Guide is intended as a resource for UCLA Design Media Arts graduate students as they prepare to write and compile their Record of Creative Work (thesis equivalent).

Recommended Readings

Stay tuned: this section is still in progress! (Also refer to the "New Media, Media History, and Theory" page on this research guide and the "History, Theory, and Criticism" section of the Video Game Collection's Game Design page.)

  • Terry Barrett has authored a number of books and articles on topics related to art criticism.

Looking for articles? Consider searching the following article database for critical theory articles:


Looking for a review article or background information? Encyclopedia articles such as those in Oxford Art Online include lists of recommended readings and can direct you to important authors. See for instance:


Additional Recommended books: