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Reporting suicide in the arts: are journalists failing to follow protocol?

February 25th, 2015

Episode 205 of 1484 episodes

Researchers in the UK have found that arts journalists often disregard suicide reporting guidelines when reporting the suicide of artists. Do these guidelines apply when writing about the deaths of historical figures like painters Van Gogh and Rothko?

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