David Stromberg is a writer, translator, and literary scholar whose recent work has appeared in Speculative Nonfiction, EastWest Literary Forum, and the Los Angeles Review of Books, among other publications. His latest book is A Short Inquiry into the End of the World, and his edited collection of Isaac Bashevis Singer's essays will be published in May. He was born in Israel, grew up in Los Angeles, and lives in Jerusalem.
What a digital restoration of the most expensive painting ever sold tells us about beauty, authenticity, and the fragility of existence
by David Stromberg | Thursday, June 15, 2023
The power of Yiddish children’s literature
by David Stromberg | Thursday, June 02, 2022
What if Russia’s motives in Ukraine are even more insidious than we think?
by David Stromberg | Wednesday, March 09, 2022
How a brutal double homicide in 19th-century France enflamed the imagination of a great Russian novelist
by David Stromberg | Monday, November 01, 2021
Two stories of love, heartbreak, and escape
by David Stromberg | Thursday, June 17, 2021
Our actions, or inactions, have consequences that we can never truly know
by David Stromberg | Saturday, February 27, 2021
When we look at the pandemic raging around us, do we really know what it is we’re witnessing?