Chicago Tribune's Fall Literary Preview Includes Works by Jesse Ball and Chris Ware

Jesse Ball's The Divers Game
Jesse Ball's "The Divers Game"

Writing department faculty member Jesse Ball and alum Chris Ware's (SAIC 1991–93, HON 2019) latest works were included on the Chicago Tribune's list of "28 books you need to read now," part of its fall literary preview. The Tribune calls Ball's latest novel The Divers Game, "noteworthy" and a "dystopian allegory." Chris Ware's Rusty Brown is referred to as a "story [that] tackles grand themes and everyday mundanity against the backdrop of an Omaha parochial school in the 1970s."Read about all the books on the list on the publication's website.