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Philip Roth and the Modern Jewish Predicament
March 14, 2013
Next week, literary critic Adam Kirsch, communications scholar Liel Leibovitz, and professor of Jewish Civilization Jacques Berlinerblau will participate in the event, “Philip Roth and the Modern Jewish Predicament,” a talk about Philip Roth’s prodigious fictional output and its attendant provocations. Aside from assessing his contributions to literature, the panel will also scrutinize Roth’s survey of the modern Jewish predicament. This event is co-sponsored by The Posen Foundation and the Jewish Cultural Studies Program at The New School for Public Engagement.
This event will take place on Monday, March 18, from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM at the Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall, 55 West 13th Street, New York, NY, 2nd floor.
2020 Philip Roth Lecture to Feature Tracy K. Smith
September 8, 2020
Ben Taylor's new book on Roth featured in The Atlantic
April 22, 2020
CFP: Special Issue, Philip Roth Studies (18.1, Spring 2022), “Roth and Judaism"