Jeff Love is Research Professor of German and Russian at Clemson University. He is the author of The Black Circle: A Life of Alexandre Kojève (Columbia University Press, 2018), Tolstoy: A Guide for the Perplexed (Continuum, 2008), and The Overcoming of History in War and Peace (Brill, 2004). He has also published a translation of Alexandre Kojève’s Atheism (Columbia University Press, 2018), an annotated translation (with Johannes Schmidt) of F.W. J. Schelling’s Philosophical Investigations into the Essence of Human Freedom (State University of New York Press, 2006), a co-edited volume, Nietzsche and Dostoevsky: Philosophy, Morality, Tragedy (Northwestern University Press, 2016), and an edited volume, Heidegger in Russia and Eastern Europe (Rowman & Littlefield International, 2017). His most recent work is a translation of António Lobo Antunes’s novel Until Stones Become Lighter Than Water (Yale University Press, 2019).