Philip Roth

Philip Roth, Quitter?

Philip Roth, Quitter?
By November 9, 2012

The 78-year-old Jewish writer throws in the towel, says he’s done writing novels Read More

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Daily Jewce: Spielberg’s Dyslexia Battle, Bagel Heads Are a Real Thing

Daily Jewce: Spielberg’s Dyslexia Battle, Bagel Heads Are a Real Thing
By September 28, 2012

In the news today: Sarah Silverman discusses her latest election video, a mini ‘Seinfeld’ reunion, the ultimate Philip Roth biography, and more Read More

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Network Jews: Harry Goldenblatt from ‘Sex and the City’

Network Jews: Harry Goldenblatt from ‘Sex and the City’
By July 24, 2012

The (not so) surprising Casanova who wins the shiksa goddess’ heart Read More

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When Writers Argue (Sorta): Paul Auster Vs. Philip Roth

When Writers Argue (Sorta): Paul Auster Vs. Philip Roth
By July 11, 2011

Philip Roth thinks the novel is going extinct, but Paul Auster disagrees. Read More

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The 50 Most Essential Works Of Jewish Fiction Of The Last 100 Years

The 50 Most Essential Works Of Jewish Fiction Of The Last 100 Years
By February 9, 2011

From the Kafkaesque to “Everything is Illuminated” and a childhood favorite: the 50 works of fiction by or about Jews that you must check out. Read More

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J.D. Salinger, We Hardly Knew Ya…

J.D. Salinger, We Hardly Knew Ya…
By January 31, 2011

Taking a look at the newest biography out on J.D. Salinger, and thinking about how little we actually knew of the author. Read More

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Jewcy Interviews: Myla Goldberg – Author

Jewcy Interviews: Myla Goldberg – Author
By January 5, 2011

Some writers spend an entire career seeking critical and popular success. For Myla Goldberg, it came early with the success of her book “Bee Season” — and the eventual film adaptation of the novel helped Goldberg score a bestseller with her first try. Her latest novel, “The False Friend,” is another winner. Read More

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Saul Bellow, I.J. Singer and Bruno Schulz: Revisited

Saul Bellow, I.J. Singer and Bruno Schulz: Revisited
By December 7, 2010

Three Jewish authors see their works re-released or reassessed in 2010. Read More

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