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Richard Whittaker


TWITTER: @YorkshireTX

The Chronicle's token Englishman, and a graduate of the universities of York, Stirling, and Texas, Richard's multitude of beats include education, the legislature, and film news. He has also been covering roller derby since 2007, the longest run for any mainstream journalist.

375 articles in 2018   •   page 10 of 10

Winter Weather Emergency Update

Who's open, who's closed for the cold snap in Austin

News Daily, Jan. 15, 2018 6:15 PM

Congratulations! It's a Maybe Shower!

First look at new Austin maternity comedy

Screens Daily, Jan. 13, 2018 9:00 AM


The closing days of the old West, and the legacy of the Indian Wars, bloodily examined

Film Review, Jan. 11, 2018

The Commuter

Liam Neeson still has a very particular set of skills

Film Review, Jan. 11, 2018

Split Decision for Austin Film Critics Association

Get Out, The Shape of Water top local critic awards

Screens Feature, Jan. 11, 2018

Macon Blair Feels at Home in Austin

First-time director wins critics’ applause

Screens Feature, Jan. 11, 2018

One in a Crowd

Local crowdfunding campaigns

Screens Column, Jan. 11, 2018

Get Out Wins Austin Critics Top Prize

The Shape of Water, Timothée Chalamet get nods

Screens Daily, Jan. 8, 2018 2:00 PM

SXSW Adds Melinda Gates

Philanthropist joins keynote speaker list, plus more names

SXSW Daily, Jan. 8, 2018 10:33 AM

Nicole Conley Johnson Joins Public Education Review

AISD CFO becomes fourth member of Texas Commission on Public School Finance

News Feature, Jan. 4, 2018

The Many Truths of I, Tonya

Sebastian Stan and Steven Rogers on unreliable narrators and figure skating's most controversial figure

Screens Feature, Jan. 4, 2018

Korea’s Blue-Collar Heroes

AFS highlights the films of Bong Joon-ho

Screens Feature, Jan. 4, 2018

UFC Fight Night Comes to Austin

Texas brawlers and strikers fill out the card

Sports Daily, Jan. 3, 2018 11:00 AM

Top 10 Festival Films of 2017 You Haven't Seen Yet

From zombie musicals to political scandals, a bumper year

Screens Daily, Jan. 1, 2018 9:00 AM

Ralph Breaks the Internet

Disney gets a lot of the bugs out of their arcade franchise

Film Review

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