Now a frail, blind old man, John lives in exile on desolate Patmos with some loyal disciples. The group has endured banishment because of its preaching, but after years awaiting Christ’s return fissures form within their faith. Niall Williams talks about his lyrical re-imagining of John the Apostle.

Niall Williams is a best-selling novelist and playwright whose latest book re-imagines the final years of John the Apostle.

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