Stephen Grosz was born in Indiana in 1952 and was educated at the University of California, Berkeley and Balliol College, Oxford. For the past twenty-five years he has worked as a psychoanalyst. He teaches at the Institute of Psychoanalysis and in the Psychoanalysis Unit at University College London (UCL). His first book, The Examined Life: How We Lose and Find Ourselves, was published by Vintage in 2013 and spent its first three months upon publication in the top 10 of The Sunday Times non-fiction bestseller list. It has been translated into over twenty-five languages and was longlisted for the 2013 Guardian First Book Award. Grosz has published stories in the Financial Times Weekend Magazine and Granta. He lives in London.
Books in order of publication:
Listening to Scrooge: Stories from an Examined Life (2012).
The Examined Life: How We Lose and Find Ourselves (2013).