Philip Roth at 80: A Celebration

Philip Roth at 80: A Celebration

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On March 19, 2013, a distinguished group of writers and critics gathered at the Newark Museuma€™s Billy Johnson Auditorium in Newark, New Jersey, to celebrate the extraordinary career and lasting literary legacy of Philip Roth on the occasion of his 80th birthday. This keepsake volume gathers remarks from the eveninga€™s speakers, a fitting tribute to the only living novelist whose work is collected in the Library of America series. Here youa€™ll find Jonathan Lethem, hilariously recounting his first consciousness-raising encounter with Rotha€™s work through the Kafkaesque novel The Breast; Hermione Lee, tracing the Shakespearian themes in Rotha€™s books, from Portnoya€™s Complaint to The Humbling; Alain Finkielkraut, offering a deep reading of Rotha€™s final novel, Nemesis; Claudia Roth Pierpont, assessing Rotha€™s portrayal of women in such books as Sabbatha€™s Theater and The Human Stain; Edna Oa€™Brien, recalling her long friendship with Roth; and the author himself, offering a quintessentially Rothian valediction.... Stories 1920a€“1922 Football: Great Writing about the National Sport Ulysses S. Grant: Memoirs aamp; Selected Letters Into the ... Google Books, Nook) The Leaning Tower aamp; Other Stories by Katherine Anne Porter (Kindle, Kobo, Google Books, anbsp;...

Title:Philip Roth at 80: A Celebration
Author: Philip Roth
Publisher:Library of America - 2014-10-14

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