The Daily Utah Chronicle

Josh Petersen
Josh Petersen is currently the digital managing editor at The Chronicle. He previously wrote for the opinion desk and arts desk, where he worked as assistant editor. Josh has won local and national awards for his writing, including the national SPJ Mark of Excellence Award for column writing. He is a senior studying English, psychology and political science. Josh is also currently a contributor for Salt Lake Magazine.

Josh Petersen, Digital Managing Editor

Mar 20, 2020
ASUU Allocates Emergency Funding in Response to COVID-19 (Story)
Aug 23, 2019
‘The Book of Mormon’ Will Increase Your Faith in Good Musical Theater (Story)
Apr 30, 2019
Binge Bytes: ‘The Dream’ (Story)
Apr 23, 2019
Navigating Religion in the U’s Theatre Department (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Opinion Desk: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Petersen: The Conversion Therapy Debate Exposed Utah’s Troubled Relationship with LGBTQ People (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
Our Favorite Campus Eats for the Starving Student (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
To Binge Or Not To Binge Episode 47: ‘Fleabag’ (Story)
Mar 01, 2019
Owen Migdal and Gabriel Misla Run to Represent the College of Fine Arts (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Petersen: The Barnes Ticket Represents an Increasingly Diverse Student Body (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
‘An American in Paris’ Soars at Hale Centre Theatre (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
The 2019 Oscars Ceremony: Trifles and Triumphs (Story)
Feb 23, 2019
Petersen: Voting Matters, But the Younger Generation Needs to Do More. (Story)
Feb 23, 2019
Opening Up the Oscars: ‘The Favourite’ Offers a Genuinely Original Twist on British History (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
Events Calendar February 2019 (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Sundance: ‘Paradise Hills’ Is Gorgeous But Empty Feminist Science Fiction (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Sundance: ‘Late Night’ Dares Audiences to Resist Mindy Kaling’s Charm (Story)
Feb 04, 2019
Sundance: ‘Always in Season’ Explores the Horror of Lynching, Both Past and Present (Story)
Feb 01, 2019
Sundance: ‘The Farewell’ is a Moving, Gently Funny Family Portrait (Story)
Feb 01, 2019
Sundance: In ‘Honey Boy,’ Shia LaBeouf Interrogates Himself (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Sundance: What to Watch For (Story)
Jan 27, 2019
Are Protests Productive? (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
Visiting Professor Viktor Valkov Impresses in His Faculty Recital (Story)
Jan 18, 2019
More Than Decoration: Self Expression and Bumper Stickers (Story)
Jan 15, 2019
Opening Up the Oscars: Nomination Predictions (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
Petersen: Civility is Overrated. Someone Tell Democrats. (Story)
Jan 09, 2019
Corruption is Fun in ‘The Lion in Winter’ (Story)
Dec 23, 2018
Petersen: My Favorite Songs of 2018 (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
Petersen: Speculating Over Sexuality Only Adds to Toxic Masculinity (Story)
Dec 06, 2018
Petersen: Unfriending Over Politics (Story)
Nov 27, 2018
Name One: Native American Celebrities (Story)
Nov 19, 2018
“Green Book” Continues Old Tropes and Tired Racial Narratives (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Petersen: Transgender People Cannot Be Erased (Story)
Nov 11, 2018
Petersen: Moderate Republicans Have Failed to Stand Up to Trump (Story)
Nov 11, 2018
“Big Love” is a Bold, Timely #MeToo Parable (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
Petersen: Prop 3 Saves Lives (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
Petersen: Football Enrollment Is Dropping. That’s a Good Thing (Story)
Oct 30, 2018
The Great Halloween Candy Debate of 2018 (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
The U’s Julius Caesar is Refreshingly Simple (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
The Lucas Brothers Are Stand Up’s Most Powerful Duo (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Petersen: The College of Humanities Deserves Better (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
“Sweeney Todd” Brings Revenge and Horror to Pioneer Theatre Company (Story)
Oct 21, 2018
“Tigers Be Still” Is a Funny But Shallow Take on Mental Illness (Story)
Oct 13, 2018
“First Man” is a Visually Dazzling, Technically Accomplished Biopic (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Check Your Social Media Influencers (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
Petersen: Police Brutality in Utah Cannot Be Ignored (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
To Binge or Not to Binge Episode 29: “Forever” (Story)
Sep 25, 2018
Petersen: Don’t Forget to Vote (Story)
Sep 24, 2018
If You Like Rock Music, Stop Listening to Men (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
Petersen: A ‘Second Amendment Zone’ is Ridiculous. So Are Concealed Carry Laws. (Story)
Sep 13, 2018
Ignore “Insatiable”: There Are Lots of Ways to Be Fat on TV (Story)
Sep 11, 2018
Our First Spotify Playlist (Story)
Sep 11, 2018
Petersen: We Need to Have A Tough Talk About LGBTQ Suicide (Story)
Sep 05, 2018
Petersen: Samantha Bee and the Female Resistance (Story)
Aug 31, 2018
Every Kanye West Album, Ranked from Worst to Best (Story)
Aug 28, 2018
Jacob Weitlauf’s Makeup is Not a Drag (Story)
Aug 24, 2018
Off Campus Eateries (Story)
Aug 17, 2018
Petersen: Utah Conservatives Are Wrong to Reject #MeToo (Story)
Aug 11, 2018
Petersen: LGBTQ Media’s Failures in Representation (Story)
Aug 05, 2018
Getting Spacey: Upcoming Celestial Events (Story)
Aug 03, 2018
LoveLoud Promotes LGBTQ Acceptance (Story)
Jul 26, 2018
Petersen: Utah Should Address Shrinking Public Schools (Story)
Jul 25, 2018
Pygmalion Productions’ 2018-2019 Season Will Remain Female Focused (Story)
Jul 25, 2018
Petersen: Obsessive Fandoms Need to Stop Protecting Abusers (Story)
Jul 18, 2018
2018’s Songs of the Summer (Story)
Jul 14, 2018
To Binge or Not To Binge Episode 20: “Bojack Horseman” (Story)
Jul 01, 2018
Binge Bytes: “In the Dark” (Story)
Jun 28, 2018
Petersen: Mental Health Care Must Be Accessible and Affordable (Story)
Jun 18, 2018
Craft Lake City Celebrates DIY Artisans (Story)
Jun 14, 2018
Charli XCX Is the Anti-Pop Star (Story)
Jun 06, 2018
Petersen: School Segregation Is Not a Problem of the Past (Story)
Jun 03, 2018
Binge Bytes: “Love and Radio” (Story)
May 28, 2018
Managing Work and Play on Campus (Story)
May 26, 2018
Petersen: Love is on the Right Track with Student Loans (Story)
May 20, 2018
PTC’s “Mamma Mia!” Is a Dancing Queen Disappointment (Story)
May 20, 2018
Petersen: Mitt Romney and the GOP’s Working Class Failures (Story)
May 07, 2018
Take a Chance on PTC’s “Mamma Mia!” (Story)
Apr 28, 2018
Summer Music Guide: Affordable In-State Concerts (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
Binge Bytes: “Heavyweight” (Story)
Apr 20, 2018
Up to the Task: Emily Anderson Named Executive Editor (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
An Analysis of the Top Ten Songs in America (Story)
Apr 08, 2018
Kacey Musgraves Is a One Woman Country Music Revolution (Story)
Apr 04, 2018
U of U Students to Perform “Our Country’s Good” (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
PTC Stumbles with “Twelfth Night” (Story)
Mar 15, 2018
To Binge or Not to Binge Episode 13: “Top of the Lake” (Story)
Mar 14, 2018
“Up (The Man in the Flying Chair)” is Smart and Engaging (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Hope for Women In Film After #MeToo (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
To Binge or Not to Binge Episode 12: “Queer Eye” (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Opening Up the Oscars: The Awkward Politics of the Academy Awards (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
Events Calendar: March 5 (Story)
Mar 03, 2018
Opening Up the Oscars: What Will and Should Win (Story)
Mar 03, 2018
Opening Up the Oscars: “Lady Bird” (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
Opening Up the Oscars: “Get Out” (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
Opening Up the Oscars: “Phantom Thread” (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Opening Up the Oscars: “Dunkirk” (Story)
Feb 18, 2018
Opening Up the Oscars: “Call Me By Your Name” (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
U of U to Present National Premiere of “The Beautiful Game” (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Opening Up the Oscars: “The Shape of Water” (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
Color Conscious: From the U to Broadway (Story)
Feb 10, 2018
Wisecracks and Whitman in “I and You” (Story)
Feb 07, 2018
Opening Up the Oscars: “Darkest Hour” (Story)
Feb 06, 2018
Opening up the Oscars: “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” (Story)
Feb 02, 2018
“Hamildrops” Continues the Hit Musical’s Legacy (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Building Connections: Pygmalion Productions’ “I and You” (Story)
Jan 28, 2018
Opening Up the Oscars: “The Post” (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
To Binge or Not To Binge Episode 6: “The End of the F***ing World” (Story)
Jan 17, 2018
It’s All A Matter of Art (Story)
Jan 15, 2018
PTC’s “Bright Star” is Original and Optimistic (Story)
Jan 08, 2018
PTC Shines with Production of “Bright Star” (Story)
Dec 04, 2017
Petersen: Top 5 Songs of 2017 (Story)
Nov 27, 2017
“Newsies” Dances to Pioneer Theatre Company (Story)
Nov 26, 2017
“Lady Bird” is Near Perfect (Story)
Nov 24, 2017
Roles Reversed: “Jesus Christ Superstar” Highlights Women (Story)
Nov 21, 2017
Snake Charmer: Taylor Swift’s “Reputation” (Story)
Nov 18, 2017
Comedic Perfection in “You Never Can Tell” (Story)
Nov 18, 2017
To Binge or Not to Binge? Episode 2: “Lady Dynamite” (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
The New is Possible in “You Never Can Tell” (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
Total Eclipse of the Art: UMFA Presents “Totality” (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Blissful Escapism in Love’s Labour’s Lost (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
From High School Stage to Hollywood (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Cults Return Ready to Embrace the Light (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
Waiting for Gorgon City (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
Girlpool Brings Feminist Punk to Salt Lake City (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
Robyn VanLeigh Takes on the World of Opera (Story)
Sep 26, 2017
“Steel Pier” Fear and Loathing in Atlantic City (Story)
Sep 17, 2017
Haim Brings Pop Rock Nirvana to Salt Lake (Story)
Sep 12, 2017
U Theatre Students Present “Steel Pier” (Story)
Sep 10, 2017
Smoke Season’s Genre Hopping Pop (Story)