Joel Yanofsky is the author of
the essay collection Homo Erectus ... And Other Popular Tales of True
Romance, the novel Jacob's Ladder,
and the memoir Mordecai & Me: An Appreciation of a Kind.
He has written for a variety of publications, including The Village Voice,
Chatelaine, The Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star, the National Post,
and The Walrus. He is a regular book reviewer for The Montreal
Gazette, where he also writes a business column. Bad Animals is his latest book.