Eli Horowitz is the co-creator of <a href="http://www.thesilenthistory.com/" target="_hplink"><em>The Silent History</em></a>, a serialized, exploratory novel for iPhone and iPad, and one-third of <a href="http://www.yyyhhhqqq.com" target="_hplink">Ying Horowitz & Quinn.</a><br />
Eli was the managing editor and then publisher of McSweeney’s for eight years, working closely with authors including Nick Hornby, Michael Chabon, Joyce Carol Oates, William Vollmann, and Stephen King. He is the coauthor of <em>The Clock Without a Face</em>, a treasure-hunt mystery, and <em>Everything You Know Is Pong</em>, an illustrated cultural history of ping pong, and his design work has been honored by I.D., Print and the American Institute of Graphic Arts. Before McSweeney’s, he was employed as a carpenter and wrote science trivia questions tenuously linked to popular films. He was born in Virginia and now lives in San Francisco.