William James

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2011

    (Not So) Odd Pair: Wine and Sex

    ​The publication, last week, of the first English-language translation of the Japanese manga comic Drops of God by Tadashi Agi (a pseudonym for brother and sister Shin and Yuko Kibayashi) aroused my, ahem, curiosity. I have not yet read it but am dying to. The editors of the prestigious Br ... More >>

  • Film

    July 23, 2009

    Set to Explode

    As unconventional as the warfare it depicts, The Hurt Locker is a ticking time bomb of a movie.