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 Jun 01, 2017
A “narrative” outworn
On the media’s self-serving presuppositions of scandal.
The Media May 01, 2017
A wilderness of mirrors
On the media’s starring role in their own scandalous tales.
The Media Apr 01, 2017
Of leaks, links & lies
On the question of objectivity in recent coverage of the Trump administration.
Blog Posts by James Bowman View All
Jun 08, 2017
Reality behind bars
On the deemphasis of inconvenient facts in the coverage of a leak scandal.
Jun 06, 2017
A progressive calls
On the irrational power of political correctness.
Apr 06, 2017
A century of unmentionable honor
On World War I, Vitenam, and our rationale for waging war.