Philip Roth

“I don’t want you to rehabilitate me”—just to give me the last word.

Judith Shulevitz
July 28 2021 12:01AM

It’s a cop-out to explain away a novel’s improprieties on the grounds that they are of another age.

Howard Jacobson
July 23 2021 12:01AM

Diego Schwartzmann and his predecessors.

Rick Marin
Feb. 15 2021 12:01AM

Sympathetic to Israel and hostile to the radical left, Roth was not always the rebellious Jew.

Jesse Tisch
July 10 2020 12:01AM

An inadvertent warning about the dangers of political infantilization.

March 19 2020 12:01AM

And British insistence that there is no such thing.

Salman Rushdie
Oct. 17 2018 12:01AM

Jewish literature, like Jews, will either become more overtly Jewish, or cease to be Jewish at all.

Aug. 22 2018 12:01AM

The adventures of an American Jewish novelist.

May 24 2018 12:01AM

A once-bustling immigrant city.

Steven Malanga
June 13 2017 12:01AM

If kitsch has a “fairy-tale glow,” then Here I Am is positively radiant.

Alexander Nazaryan
Sept. 6 2016 12:01AM