Kevin McAleer

Kevin McAleer was born in Santa Monica, California. He earned his doctorate in History from the University of California, San Diego and now works as a writer and translator in Berlin. His short stories have been published in German and American magazines. Among other titles, he has authored the novels “Surferboy” and “Berlin Tango” and is the Coeditor of the two-volume essay collection “Everyman in Europe: Essays in Social History”, author of the historical essay “Dueling: The Cult of Honor in Fin-de-Siècle Germany”, which the Encyclopedia Britannica selected as one of its books of the year.