At GMGC Event Scott James '84 Discusses New Book, the Writing Process and Where He Got His Start
April 20, 2021
Maxmillian Robinson interviews author and Adelphi alum Scott James about his new book "Trial by Fire"
Through 'Trial by Fire,' author seeks new way of looking at the Station blaze
April 21, 2021
The author of a book on the Station nightclub fire asked readers to consider all angles of the tragedy.
"Smoke and Mirrors"
March 3, 2021
Rhode Island PBS Weekly
The Station nightclub fire spurred headlines across the country and heartbreak across Rhode Island. Eighteen years later, author Scott James reveals new evidence about the tragedy and its aftermath.
"Trial by Fire" and The Station nightclub fire anniversary
February 18, 2021
NEXT - broadcast of New England NPR radio station consortium
In conversation with host Morgan Springer about The Station nightclub fire
18 Years After Station Nightclub Fire, Author Examines New Evidence
December 18, 2020
WGBH National Public Radio
A new book is shedding new light on an 18-year-old tragedy, suggesting that the 2003 Station nightclub fire in West Warwick, RI may have been the fault of more than just the owners of the nightclub
Former Projo Reporter and Brown Prof. Threatened Author With Legal Action on Book About Station Fire
November 16, 2020
A failed attempt to prevent a conflict involving the Providence Journal from being reported in "Trial by Fire."
Scott James' "Trial by Fire"
November 12, 2020
WAMC Northeast Pubic Radio "The Roundtable"
Host Joe Donahue interviews the author about his new book about The Station nightclub fire, one of America's deadliest tragedies
Ivy League Murders Podcast: Trial by Five
November 8, 2020
Ivy League Murders Podcast
Hosts Sarah Alcorn and Laura Rodrigues McDonald explore The Station nightclub fire tragedy and the new book "Trial by Fire"
Mike Kirby: New book reveals unknown truths about Station nightclub fire
October 24, 2020
The Sun Chronicle
"James managed to uncover these truths with some hard-nosed reporting and, more importantly, by securing the first-ever interviews given by the Derderians and their families."
Starred Review for Alone Together from Library Journal
September 1, 2020
Verdict: Among the first anthologies of its kind, this thoughtful and engaging compilation is recommended for readers seeking understanding and connection and a more empathetic and less materialistic post–COVID-19 world.
Trial by Fire receives Starred Review - Publishers Weekly
"gripping, meticulously researched... James draws on his knowledge of the state’s politics and interviews with the principal players to present a complete, affecting picture of the tragedy’s terrible human cost. This is essential reading for true crime fans."