Jesse Ball - Granta Magazine

Jesse Ball

Jesse Ball is an atheist, anarchist, novelist, poet and theorist born in New York. His works of absurdity, including the novels Silence Once Begun and The Curfew, have been published in many parts of the world and translated into more than a dozen languages. ‘The Gentlest Village’ is an extract from A Cure for Suicide, forthcoming from Pantheon Books in July 2015.