The Roth Society holds elections every three years to select the members of our Executive Board and the time has come to elect a new board. The board consists of six positions : President, Program Director, Secretary, Treasurer, Membership Director, and Newsletter Editor. Down below I've pasted a link to our constitution that describes the responsibilities of each position. The board will serve for three years, with the new term starting in August. We know we will have openi
From Society member Elèna Mortara we have this exciting news regarding Roth's recent honors in Italy: On October 24, 2017, a first volume collecting Philip Roth’s fiction, 1959-1986, edited and with introduction by Elèna Mortara, was published by the most prestigious Italian literary series, Meridiani Mondadori, the Italian equivalent of the Library of America Edition in the USA and the Pléiade in France. This is the complete title of the volume: Philip Roth, Romanzi, I vol.
With Debra Shostak and David Brauner preparing to conclude their tenure as Executive Editors of Philip Roth Studies, we are beginning the process of searching for their replacement with the aim of naming a new editor over the summer. The Executive Editor serves for five years. The new editor will prepare issue 15.2 of the journal beginning in the spring of 2019. If you are interested in applying for the position, please send a c.v. and a 300-500 statement of purpose to maship