Denis Johnson, Acclaimed Author Of ‘Jesus’ Son,’ Dead At 67

Denis Johnson, Acclaimed Author Of ‘Jesus’ Son,’ Dead At 67

Writer Denis Johnson, the author of the modern classic short story collection Jesus? Son and National Book Award-winning novel Tree of Smoke, died on Thursday at 67. His death was confirmed to the Associated Press by Jonathan Galassi, president of Johnson?s longtime publisher, Farrar, Straus & Giroux. Fellow writer and friend Chris Offutt also confirmed on Twitter, noting […]