James McWilliams

James McWilliams

James McWilliams lives in Austin, Texas. He has written for The Yorker, The Paris Review, and The Virginia Quarterly Review.

Published

The Town That Lives with Rattlesnakes

For decades, herpetologist William Brown has studied a thriving population of timber rattlers in upstate New York. And somehow he's convinced locals that having venomous neighbors underfoot can be a glorious thing.

James McWilliams
Jun 10, 2019