James Williams

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

Reviews // 44 Articles

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?

Lost in 'The Vorrh' | 3 Jun 2015 // 9:05 PM

The Vorrh is almost certainly unlike anything you have read before, but is it worth the considerable effort required to traverse its many pages?

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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