The Philip Roth Society

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Month: July, 2012

Roth@80 Conference – Reminder

The Philip Roth Society is currently accepting abstract submissions to present at Roth@80, a conference event organized, in conjunction with the Newark Preservation & Landmark Committee, to mark the 80th birthday of Philip Roth.  The conference will take place March 18-19, 2013, at the Robert Treat Hotel in Newark, New Jersey. Individuals are encouraged to submit abstract proposals that […]

Siegel/McDaniel Award for Graduate Student Research

The Philip Roth Society is still accepting submissions for its third annual Siegel/McDaniel Award for Graduate Student Research. The award recognizes high-quality work from graduate students written on any aspect of Philip Roth’s writing in the past year (ending June 1). The winner receives: a $250 cash award; a complimentary one-year membership (or renewal) in […]

Online Resources Updated

The “Resources” portion of the Philip Roth Society website, both the “Research” and the “Teaching” pages, have been updated with new and current material. If you are aware of any Roth-related scholarship that isn’t listed on the various “Research” pages, or if you would to contribute any Roth-related pedagogical material to the “Teaching” resource page, […]

Latest Issue of Philip Roth Studies

The latest issue of Philip Roth Studies (Vol. 8, No. 1) has been published, and members of the Roth Society, if they do not already have their copies, should be receiving them soon.  The table of contents includes: Editor’s Column Introduction: Roth and Women – David Gooblar “Angry Because She Stutters”: Stuttering, VIolence, and the Politics of […]