Chilton Williamson, Jr.’s articles bring readers a prolific stream of fresh insights on a variety of hot-button topics. Click below to read selected excerpts.

The Man in the Black Hat

October 1, 2013
Author: Chilton Williamson

Excerpt from The Hundredth Meridian From where the boy’s wagon was parked Laramie Peak, which from every other perspective appeared in some degree or another triangular, had a rounded aspect suggesting the crown of a tall black hat. The wagon stood braced on the summit of a low hill rising from a rolling plain dotted… Read More

The Hundredth Meridian

September 30, 2013
Author: Chilton Williamson

Articles from a column by Chilton Williamson, Jr. in Chronicles: A Magazine of American Culture Nonfiction: Every Man for Himself Friends at a Distance A Sinner in Paradise The Phantom Horse Green Hills of Grayest Sand The Mysterious Mountain A Journey to the Bottom of the World How The West Was Won – Again Two… Read More