Biography of Philip Roth


Study Guides on Works by Philip Roth

American Pastoral is a novel written by Philip Roth in 1997. The story mainly revolves around Seymour Irving Levov who is a wealthy businessman and believes he is living the perfect American life with his wife Dawn and daughter Meredith. However,...

Nemesis is Phillip Roth's 2010 novel set in 1944, during the heights of the raging Polio epidemic. It follows a very tightly-knit Jewish community in Newark, New Jersey as Polio threatens to kill, maim, paralyze, and/or disable the children of the...