The Philip Roth Society

Official home of the Philip Roth Society

Month: February, 2011

CFP – UPDATE: “Roth and Women,” a Special issue of Philip Roth Studies

In Philip Roth’s 1990 novel Deception, the author (or someone like him) is hauled into the dock, put on trial for “sexism, misogyny, woman abuse, slander of women, denigration of women, defamation of women, and ruthless seduction, crimes all carrying the most severe penalties.” If twenty years later, the subject of Roth’s treatment of women […]