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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Articles by James BowmanView All
The Media February 2019
On the old media’s losing ground to the new.
The Media January 2019
Twilight of the unwoke guys
On The Clinton Affair & on the Jim Acosta lawsuit.
The Media December 2018
Yet it does fly
On the midterm elections.
Blog Posts by James BowmanView All
Feb 13, 2019
On the “Overton window” of socially respectable opinion.
Jan 24, 2019
Race to the top
On the Left’s response to the Covington Catholic incident.
Jan 11, 2019
Character by any other name
Defining terms following a debate on presidential “character.”