Jakob Guanzon is the author of the novel Abundance (Graywolf Press, 2021).
He was born in Manhasset, New York, then raised in Minnesota. He holds a degree in sociology from Hamline University and a master of fine arts from Columbia University. He lived in Madrid, Spain for several years, where he began teaching, translating, and publishing prose.
In 2015, he moved from Madrid to New York City, where he continues to live and work.