Joel Clarkson is a writer, composer, and narrator.


Joel was born to American missionaries in Vienna, Austria. He attended Berklee College of Music, where he received his degree in music composition, and the University of St Andrews, where he received his Masters in Theology in 2018. He remains in St Andrews, where he is pursuing a PhD in Theology.[1]

For S. D. Smith, Joel has narrated the audiobook versions of The Green Ember, Ember Falls, and Ember Rising. He is also the artist behind Melodies for The Mended Wood: Volume One.

Personal lifeEdit

Joel has a sister, Joy Clarkson.[2]


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