David Stromberg

David Stromberg  is a writer, translator, and literary scholar whose recent work has appeared in Entropy, Literary Matters, and the Los Angeles Review of Books, among other publications. His latest book is IDIOT LOVE and the Elements of Intimacy: Literature, Philosophy, and Psychoanalysis. He was born in Israel, grew up in Los Angeles, and lives in Jerusalem.

Remaking a Killing

How a brutal double homicide in 19th-century France enflamed the imagination of a great Russian novelist

by David Stromberg | Monday, November 01, 2021

Night Train to Riga

Two stories of love, heartbreak, and escape

by David Stromberg | Thursday, June 17, 2021

The Real Reality Principle

Our actions, or inactions, have consequences that we can never truly know

by David Stromberg | Saturday, February 27, 2021

Coronavirus in the Shadow of the Holocaust

When we look at the pandemic raging around us, do we really know what it is we’re witnessing?

by David Stromberg | Saturday, August 29, 2020