WARREN ELLIS is a graphic novelist and author of the NYT best-selling novel GUN MACHINE. His graphic novel GLOBAL FREQUENCY is being developed for television by Jerry Bruckheimer and FOX. He is the writer of the graphic novel RED, adapted into the film starring Bruce Willis and Helen Mirren. His next book is NORMAL from FSG.
70000-year-old artifacts and a python’s head carved of stone appears to represent the first known human rituals: previously thought human intelligence had not evolved the capacity to perform group rituals until perhaps 40000 years ago.