James Williams

James Williams is a freelance copywriter and editor living in St. Louis.

Reviews // 45 Articles

Is Religion Really the Root of Human Violence? | 5 Jan 2016 // 3:00 AM

In a vast survey of human history and religion, Karen Armstrong insists that the link between religion and violence is greatly exaggerated.

Steven Pinker Wants You to Write Well -- and He Thinks He's the Guy to Teach You | 18 Nov 2015 // 1:00 AM

The prolific scholar and linguist Steven Pinker adds a volume to the already crowded field of grammar and usage guides. But does he have anything new to say?

//Mixed media

Violin Virtuoso L. Subramaniam Mesmerizes in Rare New York Performance (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Co-presented by the World Music Institute, the 92Y hosted a rare and mesmerizing performance from India's violin virtuoso L. Subramaniam.

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