Philip Roth and the Jews

Philip Roth and the Jews

Author: Alan Cooper

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 0791429091

Category: Social Science

Page: 319

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Examines Philip Roth's use of Jewish ideas and materials in his novels, considering also the responses to Roth's work and his relations with the Jewish community and contemporary Jewish writers.
Philip Roth and the Jews
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Alan Cooper
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Examines Philip Roth's use of Jewish ideas and materials in his novels, considering also the responses to Roth's work and his relations with the Jewish community and contemporary Jewish writers.
Philip Roth
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: Derek Parker Royal
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Offering fresh insight into Roth's works, this volume covers the entire oeuvre to date and addresses common themes and issues.
Conversations with Philip Roth
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: Philip Roth
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Index.
Understanding Joseph Roth
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Sidney Rosenfeld
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press

Rosenfeld suggests that more than any other component of Roth's varied fiction, his skillful portrayals of uprootedness and the search for home explain his international appeal, which has grown in recent decades with the translation of his novels into English."--BOOK JACKET.
Philip Roth -- Countertexts, Counterlives
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Debra B. Shostak
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press

Looking at Philip Roth's writing life as a "book of voices," Debra Shostak listens in on the conversations that this prominent American novelist has conducted with himself and his times over forty years and twenty-four books. She finds that while Roth frequently shifts perspectives, he repeatedly returns to interrelated questions