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 BowmanView All
The Media June 2019
Report from an alternative universe
On partisan views of the Mueller report.
The Media May 2019
Irony of ironies
On self-parody and coverage of the Mueller report.
The Media April 2019
On the Mueller report and the Jussie Smollett scandal.
Blog Posts by James BowmanView All
Jun 25, 2019
Socks and scandals
On Joe Biden and Boris Johnson.
Jun 11, 2019
Joe finally (?) sees the light
On flipping, flopping & flip-flop-flipping.
Jun 06, 2019
A prince of pols
On “principle,” “character” & leadership.