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Philip Roth Dies at Age 85
May 23, 2018
We are deeply saddened to learn that Philip Roth passed away last night at the age of 85. Tributes to Roth have been coming in this morning. Down below is the link to Dwight Garner's tribute in the New York Times. We will post more tributes as they come in.
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"