James Bowman is the author of Honor: A History (Encounter Books) and Media Madness: The Corruption of Our Political Culture, also published by Encounter (2008) . He was born in Kane, Pennsylvania in 1948 and grew up in Jupiter, Florida. He attended Davidson and Lebanon Valley Colleges in America and Pembroke College, Cambridge University in England, from which he holds an M.A. Mr. Bowman taught English and General Studies at Westminster School and Portsmouth Grammar School in England from 1980 to 1989 and was the American correspondent of The Spectator of London from 1989-1991. He was the American editor of the Times Literary Supplement of London. from 1991 to 2002. In addition, he has been the film critic of the American Spectator since 1990 and the media critic of The New Criterion in care of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, 1730 M Street, Suite 910, Washington, DC 20036, or via e-mail at email@example.com.
Articles by James Bowman View All
The media June 2016
House of cads
On the rise of the crude in politics.
The media May 2016
Scandals & experts
On the media’s need for scandal.
The media April 2016
Politics without honor
On the loss of honor in the political sphere.
The media March 2016
A man or a mouse?
On the concept of honor in the current electoral season.
Blog Posts by James Bowman View All
Donald Trump Aug 16, 2016
On the media’s increasing focus on speech over substance.
Jul 12, 2016
On Black Lives Matter and what truly matters in the public sphere.