Journalist, humorist, author and documentary filmmaker
Jon Ronson is an acclaimed author, journalist, and documentary filmmaker. In addition to The Men Who Stare at Goats and Them: Adventures with Extremists, he is the author of two collections, Out Of The Ordinary: True Tales of Everyday Craziness and What I Do: More True Tales of Everyday Craziness. In his native UK, he writes regularly for The Guardian, presents the popular BBC Radio series “Jon Ronson On...,” and has made award-winning films for Channel 4Television. In the United States, his writing has appeared in GQ and many other publications. He regularly writes and presents segments on “This American Life,” has appeared on “The Colbert Report,” “All Things Considered,” “Book TV,” “Studio 360,” “Coast to Coast,” “Glenn Beck,” and other programs. He lives in London with his family.