EFL / ESL English Lesson Plans for Teaching Current Events
For online contemporary short stories. You can browse by genre, length, and author.
NYTimes Arts and Design section.
The Longman dictionary online. It is free!
For etymologies, roots and affixes, Penguin Readers (lower levels), a reading text book with graded reading and vocabulary building activities (lower levels), a novel (higher levels)
Founded in 1902, ARTnews is the oldest and most widely circulated art magazine in the world. Its readership of 200,000 in 123 countries includes collectors, dealers, historians, artists, museum directors, curators, connoisseurs, and enthusiasts.
For “hip” writing about design.