Philip Roth: A Bibliography and Research Guide

Compiled by
Derek Parker Royal

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Below is a listing of critical works on Philip Roth (short book reviews have been excluded) in English.  This bibliography attempts to be as complete and as up to date as possible.  Given the sheer proliferation of Roth criticism, such an assertion has to remain tentative.  Click here to see a list of primary texts by Philip Roth, including his fiction and nonfiction, uncollected stories and essays.


Books-length Studies
and Monographs

Special Issues of Journals

Chapters from







Leavey, Ann. "Philip Roth: A Bibliographic Essay (1984-1988)." Studies in American Jewish Literature  8  (1989):  212-18.
McDaniel, John N.  "Philip Roth: A Checklist 1954-1973."  Bulletin of Bibliography  31  (1974):  51-53.
Rodgers, Bernard F. , Jr.  Philip Roth: A Bibliography.  2nd ed.  Scarecrow Author Bibliog. 19.  Metuchen: Scarecrow, 1984.
Royal, Derek Parker.  "Annual Bibliography: Philip Roth Criticism and Resources - 2004." Philip Roth Studies 1.2 (2005): 185-89.
—. "Annual Bibliography, Philip Roth Criticism and Resources - 2005." Philip Roth Studies 2.2 (2006): 172-76.
—. "Annual Bibliography, Philip Roth Criticism and Resources - 2006." Philip Roth Studies 3.2 (2007): 153-58.
—. "Annual Bibliography, Philip Roth Criticism and Resources - 2007." Philip Roth Studies 4.2 (2008): 199-205.
—. "Annual Bibliography, Philip Roth Criticism and Resources - 2008." Philip Roth Studies 5.2 (2009): 291-97.
—. “Philip Roth: A Bibliography of the Criticism, 1994-2003.”  Studies in Jewish American Literature  23  (2004):  145-59.
Solinger, Jason D.  "Philip Roth: An Annotated Bibliography of Uncollected Criticism, 1989-1994."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  15  (1996):  61-72.


Book-length Studies and Monographs
Click on the book titles for a listing of the chapters, sections, or individual essays

Baumgarten, Murray, and Barbara Gottfried. Understanding Philip Roth. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1990.
Bleikasten, André.  Philip Roth: Les ruses de la fiction.  Paris: Belin, 2001.
Bloom, Harold, ed. Philip Roth: Modern Critical Views.  New York: Chelsea House, 1986.
Bloom, Harold, ed. Philip Roth: Modern Critical Views.  Rev. ed.  New York: Chelsea House, 2003.
Bloom, Harold, ed. Portnoy's Complaint: Modern Critical Interpretations.  New York: Chelsea House, 2004.
Brauner, David.  Philip Roth.  Manchester: Manchester UP, 2007.
Cooper, Alan. Philip Roth and the Jews. Albany: SUNY Press, 1996.
Gogos, Manuel.  Philip Roth & Söhne: Zum jüdischen Familienroman.  Hamburg: Philo, 2005.
Halio, Jay L. Philip Roth Revisited. New York: Twayne, 1992.
Halio, Jay L., and Ben Siegel. Turning Up the Flame: Philip Roth's Later Novels. Newark, DE: U of Delaware P, 2005.
Jones, Judith Paterson, and Guinevera A. Nance. Philip Roth. New York: Ungar, 1981.
Kinzel, Till.  Die Tragödie und Komödie des amerikanischen Lebens: Eine Studie zu Zuckermans Amerika in Philip Roths Amerika-Trilogie.  Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter GmbH Heidelberg, 2006.
Lee, Herminone. Philip Roth. New York: Methuen, 1982.
Lévy, Paule and Ada Savin, eds.  Profils Américains: Philip Roth.  Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier III: CERCLA, 2002.
McDaniel, John N. The Fiction of Philip Roth. Haddonfield, NJ: Haddonfield House, 1974.
Meeter, Glenn. Bernard Malamud and Philip Roth: A Critical Essay. Grand Rapids: Eerdsmans, 1968.
Milbauer, Asher Z., and Donald G. Watson, eds. Reading Philip Roth. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1988.
Milowitz, Stephen. Philip Roth Considered : The Concentrationary Universe of the American Writer. New York: Garland Press, 2000.
Parrish, Timothy, ed.  The Cambridge Companion to Philip Roth.  Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2007.
Pinsker, Sanford. The Comedy That "Hoits": An Essay on the Fiction of Philip Roth. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1975.
Pinsker, Sanford, ed. Critical Essays on Philip Roth. Boston: Hall, 1982.
Posnock, Ross. Philip Roth's Rude Truth: The Art of Immaturity. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2006.
Rodgers, Bernard F., Jr. Philip Roth. Boston: Twayne, 1978.
Royal, Derek Parker, ed.  Philip Roth: New Perspectives on An American Author.  Westport, CT: Greenwood-Praeger, 2005.
Safer, Elaine B.  Mocking the Age: The Later Novels of Philip Roth.  Albany: State U of New York P, 2006.
Shechner, Mark.  Up Society's Ass, Copper: Rereading Philip Roth.  Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 2003.
Shostak, Debra.  Philip Roth - Countertexts, Counterlives.  Columbia, SC: U of South Carolina P, 2004.
Searles, George J. The Fiction of Philip Roth and John Updike. Carbondale: Southern Illinois UP, 1985.
Siegel, Ben, and Jay L. Halio. Playful and Serious: Philip Roth as Comic Writer. Newark, DE: U of Delaware P, 2010.
Singh, Balbir. The Early Fiction of Philip Roth. New Dehli: Omega Publications, 2009.
Singh, Nandita.  Philip Roth: A Novelist in Crisis.  New Delhi: Classical Publishing, 2001.
Wade, Stephen. Imagination in Transit: The Fiction of Philip Roth. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic P, 1996.
Zeng, Yanyu.  Towards Postmodern Multiculturalism: A New Trend of African-American and Jewish American Literature Viewed through Ishmael Reed and Philip Roth.  Xiamen: Xiamen UP, 2004.


Special Issues of Journals

Aarons, Victoria, ed. Philip Roth and Bernard Malamud. Spec. issue of Philip Roth Studies 4.1 (2008): 1-106.
Halio, Jay L., ed.  Philip Roth.  Spec. issue of Shofar  19.1  (2000): 1-216.
Franco, Dean J., ed.  Roth and Race.  Spec. issue of Philip Roth Studies  2.2  (2006) 81-176.
Pozorski, Aimee, and Miriam Jaffe-Foger, eds. Mourning Zuckerman. Spec. issue of Philip Roth Studies 5.2 (2009): 151-301.
Royal, Derek Parker, ed.  Philip Roth’s America: The Later Novels.  Spec. issue of Studies in American Jewish Literature  23  (2004): 1-181.


Chapters from Books

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Aarons, Victoria.  "American-Jewish Identity in Roth's Short Fiction." Parrish 9-21.
—. “Is It 'Good-for-the-Jews or no-good-for-the-Jews'?: Philip Roth’s Registry of Jewish Consciousness.”  What Happened to Abraham?: Reinventing the Covenant in American Jewish Fiction.  Newark, DE: U of Delaware P, 2005.  64-81.
—. Philip Roth's Comic Realism in Goodbye, Columbus. Siegel and Halio 35-46.
Acocella, Joan.  "Counterlives."  Twenty-eight Artists and Two Saints: Essays. New York: Pantheon-Random, 2007. 459-68.
Allen, Mary. "Philip Roth: When She Was Good She Was Horrid." The Necessary Blankness: Women in Major Fiction of the Sixties. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1976. 70-96.
Allan, Sean.  "Powers of Male Anxiety in Philip Roth’s My Life as a Man and the Films of Vincent Gallo."  The Image of Power in Literature, Media, and Society: Selected Papers, 2006 Conference, Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery.  Ed. Will Wright and Steven Kaplan.  Pueblo, CO: Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery, 2006.  53-56.
Alexander, Edward.  “American History, 1950-70, by Philip Roth.”  Classical Liberalism and the Jewish Tradition.  New Brunswick: Transaction, 2003.  141-51.
Alvarez, Al.  "Norman Mailer, Joseph Heller, Philip Roth."  Risky Business: People, Pastimes, Poker and Books.  London: Bloomsbury, 2007.  355-65.
—. "Philip Roth."  Risky Business: People, Pastimes, Poker and Books.  London: Bloomsbury, 2007.  30-41.
Andrzejczak, Krzysztof.  "Roth, Czechoslovakia; Towards the Uneasy Schriftstellerein."  Crossing Borders: American Literature and Other Artistic Media.  Ed. Jadwiga Maszewska.  Lodz; Peoria, IL: Polish Scientific; Spoon River, 1992.  31-38.
—. "'A Strain on Anyone's Nerves': The American Writer-Hero in Communist Europe." Images of Central Europe in Travelogues and Fiction by North American Writers. Ed. Waldermar Zacharasiewicz. Tubingen: Stauffenburg, 1995. 305-312.
Appelfeld, Aron.  Beyond Despair: Three Lectures and a Conversation with Philip Roth.  New York: Fromm, 1994.

Badir, Yasmine. “‘He’ Who Knows Better Than ‘I’: Reactivating Unreliable Narration in Philip Roth’s Human Stain and Jean Echenoz’ Nous trios.” Narrative Unreliability in the Twentieth-Century First-Person Novel. Ed. Elke D’hoker and Gunther Martens.  Berlin: de Gruyter, 2008. 259-80.

Balasubramanian, Kamakshi.  "Chekhovian Motifs in Roth's Professor of Desire."  Studies in Russian Literature.  Hyderabad, Ind.: Central Inst. of English and Foreign Languages, 1984.  66-73.
Bale, John. "Philip Roth." Anti-Sport Sentiments in Literature: Batting for the Opposition.  London: Routledge, 2008. 112-48.
Bardeleben, Renate von.  "Eastern Sites of Memory in the Writings of Bernard Malamud, Philip Roth, and Cynthia Ozick."  Sites of Memory in American Literatures and Cultures.  Ed. Udo J. Hebel.  Heidelberg: Carl Winter Universitätsverlag, 2003.  97-113.
Banita, Georgian. "Philip Roth's Fictions of Intimacy and the Aging of America." Narratives of Life: Mediating Age. Ed. Heike Hartung and Roberta Maierhofer. Vienna, Austria: Lit Verlag, 2009. 91-112.
Benken, Peter.  “‘So, if these woMen are Already at Home, How Come these Men Never Seem to Get There?’—The Cases of Many Antin, Anzia Yezierska, Theodor Herzl, and Philip Roth.”  Wandering Selves: Essays on Migration and Multiculturalism.  Ed. Michael Porsche and Christian Berkemeier.  Essen: Blaue Eule, 2001.  59-87.
Bennett, Andrew.  “American Ignorance: Philip Roth’s American Trilogy.”  Ignorance: Literature and Agnoiology.  Manchester: Manchester UP, 2009.  202-25.
Berger, Alan L.  "Holocaust Responses III: Symbolic Judaism."  Crisis and Covenant.  Albany: SUNY P, 1985.  151-85.
Berman, Jeffrey.  "Philip Roth's Psychoanalysts."  The Talking Cure: Literary Representations of Psychoanalysts.  New York:  New York UP, 1985.  239-69.
—. "Revisiting Roth's Psychoanalysts." Parrish 94-110.
Bertens, J. W. "'The Measured Self' vs. the Insatiable Self': Some Notes on Philip Roth." From Cooper to Philip Roth: Essays on American Literature. Ed. J. Bakker and D. R. M. Wilkinson.  Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1980. 93-107.
Biale, David.  “Dilemmas of Desire.”  Eros and the Jews: From Biblical Israel to Contemporary America.  Berkeley: U of California P, 1997.  1-10.
Bloom, James D. Gravity Fails: The Comic Jewish Shaping of Modern America.  Westport, CT: Paeger, 2003.  [NOTE: There is no one chapter devoted to Roth, but many sections of the text concern his comic writings.]
Bluefarb, Sam. "The Human Stain: A Satiric Tragedy of the Politically Incorrect." Siegel and Halio 222-28.
Boyers, Robert. "The Indigenous Beserk: Philip Roth." The Dictator's Dictation: The Politics of Novels and Novelists. New York: Columbia UP, 2005. 9-19.
Blair, Walter, and Hamlin Hill. "The Great American Novel." America's Humor: From Poor Richard to Doonesbury. New York: Oxford, UP, 1978. 472-486.
Brauner, David.  Masturbation and Its Discontents; or, Serious Relief: Freudian Comedy in Portnoy's Complaint. Siegel and Halio 47-67.
—. "Philip Roth and Clive Sinclair: Portraits of the Artist as a Jew(ish Other)."  Post-War Jewish Fiction: Ambivalence, Self-Explanation and Transatlantic Connections.  Hampshire and New York: Palgrave, 2001.
Brown, William Lansing.  "Alternative Histories: Power, Politics, and Paranoia in Philip Roth’s The Plot Against America and Philip K. Dick’s The Man in the High Castle."  The Image of Power in Literature, Media, and Society: Selected Papers, 2006 Conference, Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery.  Ed. Will Wright and Steven Kaplan.  Pueblo, CO: Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery, 2006.  107-11.
Budick, Emily Miller. "Performing Jewish Identity in Philip Roth's Counterlife." Key Texts in American Jewish Culture. Ed. Jack Kugelmass. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers UP, 2003.75-88.
—. "Roth and Israel." Parrish 68-81.
Burstein, Janet. "Riddling Identity: The Gates of Roth." Telling the Little Secrets: American Jewish Writing since the 1980s. Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 2006. 14-24.
Casteel, Sarah Phillips.  "The Myth of the West in Bernard Malamud and Philip Roth."  Second Arrivals: Landscape and Belonging in Contemporary Writing of the Americas.  Charlottesville,: U of Virginia P, 2007. 51-78.
Charney, Maurice.  "Sexuality and Self-Fulfillment: Portnoy's Complaint and Fear of Flying."  Sexual Fiction.  London: Methuen, 1981.  113-31.
Cheyette, Bryan.  "Philip Roth and Clive Sinclair: Representations of an 'Imaginary Homeland' in Postwar British and American Jewish Literature."  Forked Tongues? Comparing Twentieth-Century British and American Literature.  London: Longman, 1994.  355-73.
Coetzee, J. M. "Philip Roth, The Plot Against America." Inner Workings: Literary Essays 2000-2005. New York: Viking, 2007. 228-43.
Cohen, Josh. "Roth's Doubles." Parrish 82-93.
Cohen, Lizabeth. "Residence: Inequality in Mass Suburbia." A Consumers' Republic: The Politics of Mass Consumption in Postwar America. New York: Vintage, 2004. 194-256. (Brief section on Newark and Roth, pp. 223-27)
Cooper, Alan.  "Indignation: The Opiates of the Occident." Siegel and Halio 255-68.
—. "The Jewish Sit-Down Comedy of Philip Roth."  Jewish Wry: Essays on Jewish Humor.  Ed. Sarah Blacher Cohen.  Bloomington: Indiana UP, 1987.  158-177.
Crouch, Stanley. "Segregated Fiction Blues." The Artificial White Man: Essays on Authenticity. New York: Basic Civitas, 2004. 15-50.
Daleski, H. M.  "Philip Roth’s To Jerusalem and Back."  Ideology and Jewish Identity in Israeli and American Literature.  Ed. Emily Miller Budick.  Albany: SUNY P, 2001.  79-94.
Danzinger, Marie A.  "The Counterlife: Castration, Cannibalism, and The Dialectic."  Text/Countertext: Postmodern Paranoia in Samuel Beckett, Doris Lessing, and Philip Roth.  New York: Lang, 1996.  75-102.
Detweiler, Robert. "Philip Roth and the Test of the Dialogic Life." Four Spiritual Crises in Mid-Century American Fiction Gainesville: University of Florida Monographs No. 14 (1963): 25-35.
Dickstein, Morris. "Black Humor and History: The Early Sixties." Gates of Eden--American Culture in the Sixties." New York: Basic, 1977. 91-127.
—. "The Complex Fate of the Jewish American Writer." A Mirror in the Roadway: Literature and the Real World.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 2005. 168-83.
—. "The Face in the Mirror: The Eclipse of Distance in Contemporary Fiction." A Mirror in the Roadway: Literature and the Real World.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 2005. 184-98.
Ezrahi, Sidra DeKoven. "The Grapes of Roth: 'Diasporism' Between Portnoy and Shylock." Literary Strategies: Jewish Texts and Contexts. Ed. Ezra Mendelsohn. New York: Oxford UP, 1996: 148-158.
Fisch, Harold. "Saul Bellow and Philip Roth." New Stories for Old: Biblical Patterns in the Novel. New York: St. Martin's, 1998. 133-53.
Fishman, Sylvia Barack.  "Homelands of the Heart: Israel and Jewish Identity in American Jewish Fiction."  Envisioning Israel: The Changing Ideals and Images of North America Jews.  Ed. Allon Gal.  Detroit: Wayne State UP, 1996.  271-92.
Franco, Dean J.  "The Jew Who Got Away."  Ethnic American Literature: Comparing Chicano, Jewish, and African American Writing.  Charlottesville: U of Virginia P, 2006.  29-54.
Freedman, Jonathan.  "The Human Stain of Race: Roth, Sirk, and Shaw in Black, White, and Jewish."  Klezmer America: Jewishness, Ethnicity, Modernity.  New York: Columbia UP, 2008.  164-208.
Fulk, Mark K.  “Tracing the Phallic Imagination: Male Desire and Female Aggression in Philip Roth’s Academic Novels.” Academic Novels as Satire: Critical Studies of an Emerging Genre.  Ed. Mark Bosco and Kimberly Rae Connor.  Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen P, 2007. 72-84.
Furman, Andrew.  "What Drives Philip Roth?"  Contemporary Jewish American Writers and the Multicultural Dilemma: The Return of the Exiled.  Syracuse: Syracuse UP, 2000.  22-39.
Gilman, Sander L. "Philip Roth and Hanif Kureishi Confront Success." Multiculturalism and the Jews. New York: Routledge, 2006. 125-43.
Gilotta, David. "The Body in Shame: Philip Roth's Physical Comedy." Siegel and Halio 92-116.
Girgus, Sam B.  "The Jew as Underground Man: Philip Roth." The New Covenant: Jewish Writers and the Academic Idea. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 1984. 118-32.
—. "'The New Covenant' and the Dilemma of Dissensus: Bercovitch, Roth, and Doctorow."  Summoning: Ideas of the Covenant and Interpretive Theory.  Ed. Ellen Spolsky.  Albany: SUNY P, 1993.  251-70.
—. "Philip Roth and Woody Allen: Freud and the Humor of the Repressed." Semites and Stereotypes: Characteristics of Jewish Humor. Eds. Avner Ziv and Anat Zajdman. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1993.  121-30.
Goodheart, Eugene.  “Counterlives: Philip Roth in Autobiography and Fiction.”  Novel Practices: Classic Modern Fiction.  New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction, 2003 161-74.
—. "'Postmodern' Meditations on the Self: The Work of Philip Roth and Don DeLillo." Desire and Its Discontents. New York: Columbia UP, 1991.
Grebstein, Sheldon.  "The Comic Anatomy of Portnoy's Complaint."  Comic Relief: Humor in Contemporary American Literature.  Ed. Sarah Blacher Cohen.  Urbana: U of Illinois P, 1978.  152-71.
Green, Geoffrey. "Metamorphosing Kafka: The Example of Philip Roth." The Dove and the Mole: Kafka's Journey into Darkness and Creativity.  Ed. Ronald Gottesman and Moshe Lazar. Malibu: Undena, 1987. 35-46.
Green, Jeremy. "The Fall of the House of Silk." Late Postmodernism: American Fiction at the Millennium. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. 63-74.
Gregson, Ian. "Philip Roth's Vulgar, Aggressive Clowning." Character and Satire in Postwar Fiction.  New York: Continuum, 2006.  55-77.
Gross, Kenneth.  "Operation Shylock."  Shylock Is Shakespeare.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2006.  158-73.
Gurr, Jens Martin. "Philip Roth, The Human Stain (2000)." Teaching Contemporary Literature and Culture Vol. 2: Novels, Part II. Ed. Susanne Peters, Klaus Stierstorfer, and Laurenz Volkmann. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2008. 443-62.
Guttman, Allen. "Philip Roth and the Rabbis." The Jewish Writer in America: Assimilation and the Crisis of Identity. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973. 64-76.
Halio, Jay L. "Deadly Farce in the Comedy of Philip Roth." Siegel and Halio 208-21.
Hellweg, Martin.  "Philip Roth, 'Eli, the Fantic' (1959)."  The Vision of This Land: Studies of Vachel Lindsay, Edgar Lee Masters, and Carl Sandburg.  Ed. John E. Hallwas and Dennis J. Reader.  Macomb: Western Illinois UP, 1976.  215-25.
Hendin, Josephine G. "The Lady Is a Terrorist: Women, Violence, and Political Action." Heartbreakers: Women and Violence in Contemporary Culture and Literature. New York: Palgrave-Macmillan, 2004. 151-204.
Hendley, W. Clark. "Philip Roth's The Ghost Writer: A Bildungsroman for Today." Design, Pattern, Style: Hallmarks of a Developing American Culture.  Ed. Don Harkness. Tampa: American Studies Press, 1983. 45-47.
Hornung, Alfred. "The Transgression of Postmodern Fiction: Philip Roth and Cynthia Ozick. Affirmation and Negation in Contemporary American Literature.  Ed. Gerhard Hoffmann and Alfred Hornung. Heidelberg: Universitatsverlag C. Winter, 1994. 229-249.
Hungerford, Amy.  "Bellow, Roth, and the Secret of Identity."  The Holocaust of Texts: Genocide, Literature, and Personification.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2003.  122-51.
—.  "Teaching Fiction, Teaching the Holocaust."  Teaching the Representation of the Holocaust.  Ed. Marianne Hirsch and Irene Kacandes.  New York: MLA, 2004.  180-90.
Hutchison, Anthony.  “Liberalism Betrayed: Neoconservatism and the Postwar America Left in Philip Roth’s American Trilogy.”  Writing the Republic: Liberalism and Morality in American Political Fiction.  New York: Columbia UP, 2007.  96-168.
Kahn-Paycha, Danièle. Popular Jewish Literature and Its Role in the Making of an Identity. Lewistown, NY: Edwin Mellen P. NOTE: Although there is no individual chapter devoted to Roth, several substantial sections of the book concern his writings.
Kartiganer, Donald M. "Zuckerman Bound: The Celebrant of Silence." Parrish 35-51.
Karl, Frederick R.  "Roth and Updike, Zuckerman and Rabbit--Jewish and Gentile Perspectives of America."  American Fictions: 1980-2000: Whose America Is It Anyway?  Xlibris.  2001.  377-407.
Kaufmann, David.  "Harold's Complaint, or Assimilation in Full Bloom."  British Romanticism and the Jews: History, Culture, Literature.  Ed. Sheila A. Spector.  New York: Palgrave, 2002.  249-63.
Kavaloski, Josh.  "Humor and the Representation of Jewish Culture in Philip Roth's Portnoy's Complaint and in Jurek Becker's Jacob the Liar."  Chasing Esther: Jewish Expressions of Cultural Difference. Ed. David Metzger and Peter Schulman.  Santa Monica, CA: Kol Katan P, 2005.  32-48.
Kazan, Alfred. "The Earthly City of Jews." Bright Book of Life. Boston: Atlantic, Little, Brown and Co., 1973. 144-49.
—. “The Earthly City of the Jews: Bellow, Malamud, and Roth.”  Alfred Kazin's America: Critical and Personal Writings.  Ed. Ted Solotarof.  2003.  New York: HarperCollins, 2003.  255-69.
Kermode, Frank.  "Philip Roth."  Pleasing Myself: From Beowulf to Philip Roth.  London: Allen Lane, 2001.  256-65. 
Keulks, Gavin. "The Amises on American Literature: Nabokov, Bellow, Roth." Father and Son: Kingsley Amis, Martin Amis, and the British Novel since 1950. Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 2003. 33-65.
Kley, Antje.  "'Pirandellische Spiele mit der Mehrdeutigkeit': Philip Roth's My Life as a Man und The Facts: A Novelist's Autobiography."  "Das erlesene Selbst" in der autobiographischen Schrift: Zu Politik und Poetik der Selbstreflexion bei Roth, Delany, Lorde und Kingston.  Tübingen: Gunter Narr Verlag Tübingen, 2001.  105-66.
Koelb, Clayton.  "The Metamorphosis of the Classics: John Barth, Philip Roth, and the European Tradition."  Tradition, Voices, and Dreams: The American Novel since the 1960s.  Ed. Melvin J. Friedman and Ben Siegel.  Newark: U of Delaware P, 1995.  108-28.
Krieger, Gottfried.  "Philip Roth."  Amerikanische Literatur der Gegenwart.  Ed. Martin Christadler.  Stuttgart: Alfred Kroner, 1973.  129-54.
Krupnick, Mark.  "Jewish Autobiographies and the Counter-Example of Philip Roth."  American Literary Dimensions: Poems and Essays in Honor of Melvin J. Friedman.  Ed. Ben Siegel and Jay L. Halio.  Newark: U of Delaware P, 1999.  155-67.
—.  "Jewish Jacobites: Henry James's Presence in the Fiction of Philip Roth and Cynthia Ozick."  Tradition, Voices, and Dreams: The American Novel since the 1960s.  Ed. Melvin J. Friedman and Ben Siegel.  Newark: U of Delaware P, 1995.  89-107.
—.  "'A Shit-Filled Life': Philip Roth's Sabbath's Theater." Jewish Writing and the Deep Places of the Imagination. Ed. Jean K. Carney and Mark Shechner. Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 2005. 15-39.
—.  "'We Are Here to Be Humiliated': Philip Roth's Recent Fiction." Jewish Writing and the Deep Places of the Imagination. Ed. Jean K. Carney and Mark Shechner. Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 2005. 40-50.
Lee, Judith Yaross. "Affairs of the Breast: Philip Roth and David Kepesh." Siegel and Halio 68-91.
Lodge, David. "Sick with Desire: Philip Roth¹s Libertine Professor." Consciousness and the Novel: Connected Essays. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2002. 248-67.
Lyons, Bonnie. "Philip Roth and Jewish American Literature at the Millennium." Jewish American and Holocaust Literature: Representation in the Postmodern World. Ed. Alan L. Berger and Gloria L. Cronin. Albany: State U of New York P, 2004. 167-78.
Marcus, Greil.  "Philip Roth and the Lost Republic."  The Shape of Things to Come: Prophecy and the American Voice.  New York: Farrar, 2006.  41-100.
Masiero Marcolin, Pia.  “A Liminal Narcissus: Philip Roth’s The Human Stain.”  Quale America? Soglie e cultura di un continente. Vol. II. Ed. Daniela Ciani Forza. Venice: Mazzanti, 2007. 231-41.
McCann, Sean.  "Philip Roth and the Waning and Waxing of Political Time." A Pinnacle of Feeling: American Literature and Presidential Government. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2008. 178-96.
McDonald, Paul. "'Have You Heard the One about God?': Representations of Religion in the Comic Work of Woody Allen and Philip Roth." Religion in America: European and American Perspectives. Ed. Hans Krabbendam and Derek Rubin. Amsterdam: VU UP, 2004. 157-64.
Mellard, James. ""To Endure and Go On": Comedy, Castration, and Phallus in Philip Roth's Exit Ghost." Siegel and Halio 229-54.
Messmer, Marietta.  “Beyond Ethnicity?: Reading Philip Roth’s The Human Stain.”  American Vistas and Beyond: A Festschrift for Roland Hagenbüchle.  Ed. Marietta Messmer and Josef Raab.  Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2002.  285-300.
Michaels, Walter Benn.  "Our Favorite Victims."  The Trouble with Diversity: How We Learned to Love Identity and Ignore Inequality.  New York: Metropolitan-Henry Holt, 2006.  50-79.
Michel, Pierre.  "Philip Roth's Hesitations."  Proceedings of  a Symposium on American Literature.  Ed. Marta Sienicka.  Poznan: Uniw. Im. Adama Mickiewicza, 1979.  151-59.
Millard, Kenneth. "Philip Roth: American Pastoral." Contemporary American Fiction: An Introduction to American Fiction since 1970. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2000. 239-48.
Miller, Nancy K. "Childless Children: Bodies and Betrayal." In Memory of Elaine Marks: Life Writing, Writing Death. Ed. Richard E. Goodkin. Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 2007. 110-28.
Moran, Joe.  "Reality Shift: Philip Roth."  Star Authors: Literary Celebrity in America.  London: Pluto, 2000.  100-15.
Morley, Catherine. "Transnational Pasternalisms: Philip Roth's Anti-Pastoral American Epic." The Quest for Epic in Contemporary American Fiction: John Updike, Philip Roth and Don DeLillo. New York: Routledge, 2009. 84-118.
Mullan, John.  How Novels Work.  Oxford: Oxford UP, 2006.  [NOTE: There is no one chapter devoted to Roth, but several sections of the text concern The Human Stain. See, in particular, the chapters “Beginning,” "People," "Style," and “Devices.”]
Neelakantan, Gurumurthy. "Sabbath's Complaint: Philip Roth's Black Comedy in Sabbath's Theater." Siegel and Halio 195-207.
Nelson, Gerald B. "Neil Klugman." Ten Versions of America. New York: Knopf, 1972. 147-62.
Newton, Adam Zachary.  "'Words generally spoil things' and 'Giving a man final say': Facing History in David Bradley and Philip Roth."  Facing Black and Jew: Literature as Public Space in Twentieth-Century America.  Cambridge, UK: Cambridge UP, 1999.  81-110.
Omer-Sherman, Ranen.  "'No Coherence'":  Philip Roth's Lamentations for Diaspora."  Diaspora and Zionism in Jewish American Literature: Lazarus, Syrkin, Reznikoff, and Roth.  Hanover:  Brandeis UP, 2002.  191-233.
—.  "'A Stranger in the House':  Assimilation, Madness, and Passing in Roth's Fiture of the Pariah Jew in Sabbath's Theater (1995), American Pastoral (1997), and The Human Stain (2000)."  Diaspora and Zionism in Jewish American Literature: Lazarus, Syrkin, Reznikoff, and Roth.  Hanover:  Brandeis UP, 2002.  234-66.
Oster, Judith.  Crossing Cultures: Creating Identity in Chinese and Jewish American Literature.  Columbia, MO: U of Missouri P, 2003.  [NOTE: There is no one chapter devoted to Roth, but several sections of the text concern his writings. See, in particular, the chapters “Heaping Bowls and Narrative Hungers” and “Writing the Way Home.”]
Parrish, Timothy. "A Comic Crisis of Faith: Philip Roth's "Conversion of the Jews" and "Eli, the Fanatic." Siegel and Halio 25-34. 
—. "Philip Roth: The Jew That Got Away."  Walking Blues: Making Americans from Emerson to Elvis.  Amherst: U of Mass P, 2001.  141-80. 
—. "Roth and Ethnic Identity." Parrish 127-41.
Peck, Dale.  "The Lay of the Land."  Hatchet Jobs: Writings on Contemporary Fiction.  New York: New Press, 2004.  84-95.
Phillips, Adam. "Philip Roth's Patrimony." On Flirtation. Cambridge: Harvard UP. 1996. 167-74.
Pinsker, Sanford.  "Bashing the Jewish-American Suburbs."  Jewish American Fiction: 1917-1987.  New York: Twayne, 1992.  80-104.
—. "Deconstruction as Apology: The Counterfictions of Philip Roth." Bearing the Bad News. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 1990.
—. "Marrying Anne Frank: Modernist Art , the Holocaust, and Mr. Philip Roth." Literature, the Arts, and the Holocaust.  Ed. Sanford Pinsker and Jack Fischel. Greenwood: Penkevill, 1987. 43-58.
—.  "Philip Roth: The Schlemiel as Fictional Autobiographer."  The Schlemiel as Metaphor: Studies in Yiddish and American Jewish Fiction.  Rev. and enlarged ed.  Carbondale, IL: Southern IL UP, 1991.  145-62.
Podhoretz, Norman.  “Philip Roth, Then and Now.”  The Norman Podhoretz Reader: A Selection of His Writings from the 1950s through the 1990s.  Ed. Thomas L. Jeffers.  New York: Free P-Simon, 2004.  327-48.
Posnock, Ross.  "Planetary Circles: Philip Roth, Emerson, Kundera."  Shades of the Planet: American Literature as World Literature.  Ed. Wai Chee Dimok and Lawrence Buell.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 2007. 141-67.
Prell, Riv-Ellen. "Talking Back through Counter-Representations: The 1970s-1990s." Fighting to Become Americans: Jews, Gender, and the Anxiety of Assimilation. Boston: Beacon P, 1999. 209-45.
—.  "Terrifying Tales of Jewish Womanhood."  People of the Book: Thirty Scholars Reflect on Their Jewish Identity.  Ed. Jeffrey Rubin-Dorsky and Shelly Fisher Fishkin.  Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 1996. 98-113.
—.  "Why Jewish Princesses Don't Sweat: Desire and Consumption in Postwar American Jewish Culture." Too Jewish?: Challenging Traditional Identities. Ed. Norman L. Kleeblatt. New York: Jewish Museum & New Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 1996. 74-92.
Pugh, Thomas. "Philip Roth's Zuckerman Novels as a Comic 'Kunstler-Roman.'" Comic Sense: Reading Robert Coover, Stanley Elkin, and Philip Roth. Basel: Birkhauser Verlag, 1994. 83-125.
Rampton, David.  “Stupidity’s Progress: Philip Roth and Twentieth-Century American History.”  I Sing the Body Politic: History as Prophecy in Contemporary American Literature.  Ed. Peter Swirski.  Montreal McGill-Queen’s UP, 2009: 12-46. 
Ramsey, Janet L.  “Learning from Everyman: Thoughts on Spirituality, Love, and Death in the Lives of Older Couples.”  Generations 31.3 (2007): 57-59.
Rand, Naomi R.  "The Ghost: A Link between Two Worlds."  Silko, Morrison, and Roth: Studies in Survival.  New York: Lang, 1999.  93-108.
Ravvin, Norman.  "Philip Roth's Literary Ghost: Rereading Anne Frank."  A House of Words: Jewish Writing, Identity, and Memory.  Montreal: McGill-Queens UP, 1997.  64-84.
—. "Strange Presences on the Family Tree: The Unacknowledged Literary Father in Philip Roth's The Prague Orgy." A House of Words: Jewish Writing, Identity, and Memory. Montreal: McGill-Queens UP, 1997. 53-63.
Remnick, David. "Into the Clear: Philip Roth." Reporting: Writings from The New Yorker. New York: Knopf, 2006. 101-24.
Richter, Simon.  "Being the Breast, Being Without: Philip Roth, Matuschka, and Deena Metzger."  Missing the Breast: Gender, Fantasy, and the Body in German Enlightenment.  Seattle: U of Washington P, 2006.  248-88.
Robinson, Sally.  “The ‘Myth of Male Inviolability’: Somatic Disintegration in Philip Roth’s My Life As a Man.”  Marked Men: While Masculinity in Crisis.  New York: Columbia UP, 2000.  89-101.
Rodgers, Bernard F., Jr.  "The Ghost Writer: Philip Roth."  Voices and Visions: Selected Essays.  Lanham, MD: UP of America, 2001.  35-65.
Roiphe, Anne. "Nathan Zuckerman: Philip Roth's The Ghost Writer, The Anatomy Lesson, Zuckerman Unbound, and The Counterlife." For Rabbit, with Love and Squalor: An American Read. New York: Free P, 2000. 143-75.
Rothberg, Michael.  "Reading Jewish: Philip Roth, Art Spiegelman, and Holocaust Postmemory."  Traumatic Realism: The Demands of Holocaust Representation.  Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2000.  187-219.
—. "Roth and the Holocaust." Parrish 52-67.
Royal, Derek Parker.  “Contesting the Historical Pastoral in Philip Roth’s American Trilogy.”  American Fiction of the 1990s.  Ed. Jay Prosser.  London: Routledge, 2008.  121-34.
—. "Fouling Out the American Pastoral: Rereading Philip Roth's The Great American Novel." Upon Further Review: Sports in American Literature. Ed. Michael Cocchiarale and Scott D. Emmert. Westport, CT: Greenwood-Praeger, 2004. 157-68.
—. "Plots against America: Language and the Comedy of Conspiracy in Philip Roth's Early Fiction." Siegel and Halio 117-32.
—. "Roth, Literary Influence, and Postmodernism." Parrish 22-34.
—. “Portnoy’s Neglected Siblings: A Case for Postmodern Jewish American Literary Studies.”  Complicating Constructions: Race, Ethnicity, and Hybridity in American Texts.  Ed. David S. Goldstein and Audrey Thacker.  Seattle: U of Washington P, 2007.  250-69.
Safer, Elaine B.  "Operation Shylock: The Double, the Comic, and the Quest for Identity." Siegel and Halio 152-80.
—. "The Tragicomic in Philip Roth's Sabbath's Theater."  American Literary Dimensions: Poems and Essays in Honor of Melvin J. Friedman.  Ed. Ben Siegel and Jay L. Halio.  Newark, DE: U of Delaware P, 1999.  168-79.
Scanlan, Margaret. "Philip Roth's and Robert Stone's Jerusalem Novels." Plotting Terror: Novelists and Terrorists in Contemporary Fiction. Charlottesville, VA: UP of Virginia, 2001. 123-38.
Scheckner, Peter. "Roth's Falstaff: Transgressive Humor in Sabbath's Theater." Siegel and Halio 181-94.
Schehr, Lawrence R.  "Fragments of a Poetics: Bonnetain and Roth."  Solitary Pleasures: The Historical, Literary, and Artistic Discourses of Autoeroticism.  Ed. Paula Bennett and Vernon A. Rosario.  New York: Routledge, 1995.  215-30.
Shechner, Mark.  Afterword. Jewish Writing and the Deep Places of the Imagination. By Mark Krupnick. Ed. Jean K. Carney and Mark Shechner. Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 2005. 287-35.
—. "Dear Mr. Einstein: Jewish Comedy and the Contradictions of Culture." Jewish Wry: Essays on Jewish Humor.  Sarah Blacher Cohen, ed.  Detroit: Wayne State UP, 1987. 141-57.
—. "Is Philip Roth an Erotic Writer?"  Eros.USA: Essays on the Culture and Literature of Desire.  Eds. Cheryl Alexander Malcolm and Jopi Nyman.  Gdańsk: Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Gdańsk, 2005.  75-85.
—.  "Literature in Search of a Center." Divisions between Traditionalism and Liberalism in the American Jewish Community: Cleft of Chasm. Ed. Michael Shapiro. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen P, 1991. 79-105.
—. "The Road of Excess: Philip Roth." After the Revolution: Studies in the Contemporary Jewish American Imagination. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 1987. 196-238.
—. "Roth's American Trilogy." Parrish 142-57.
Shostak, Debra. "Roth and Gender." Parrish 111-26.
Showalter, Elaine.  "Into the Twenty-First Century: Tragic Towers."  Faculty Towers: The Academic Novel and Its Discontent.  Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2005.  100-17.
Siegel, Ben. "The Myths of Summer: Philip Roth's The Great American Novel." Siegel and Halio 133-51.
Smith, Margaret. "The Surrogate Legacy of European Jewishness in the Fiction of Philip Roth." The Cultural Shuttle: The United States in/of Europe. Ed. Véronique Béghain and Marc Chénetier. Amsterdam: VU UP, 2004. 221-27.
Solomon, Eric. "The Gnomes of Academe: Philip Roth and the University." The American Writer and the University.  Ed. Ben Siegel. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1989. 68-87.
Sternlicht, Sanford.  "Philip Roth: Portnoy's Complaint (1969)."  Masterpieces of Jewish American Literature.  Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2007. 110-18.
Stora-Sandor, Judith. "From Eve to the Jewish American Princess: The Comic Representation of Women in Jewish Literature." Semites and Stereotypes: Characteristics of Jewish Humor. Avner Ziv adn Anat Zajdman, eds. Westport, Conn: Greenwood P, 1993. 131-141.
Sundquist, Eric J.  "Spooks."  Strangers in the Land: Blacks, Jews, Post-Holocaust America.  Cambridge: Belknap-Harvard, 2005.  503-27.
Tanner, Tony. "Fictionalized Recall--or 'The Settling of Scores! The Pursuit of Dreams!'" City of Words: American Fiction 1950-1970. New York: Harper and Row, 1971: 295-321.
Thomas, Bronwen. "Dialogue." The Cambridge Companion to Narrative. Ed. David Herman. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2007. 80-93. (Contains a section, "Dialogue in Philip Roth's Deception.")
Tintner, Adeline R.  "Philip Roth in Jamesian Disguise."  Henry James's Legacy: The Aftermath of His Figure and Fiction.  Baton Rouge: Louisiana UP, 1998.  202-24.
Versluys, Kristiaan. "Philip Roth: Prague Obsessions." Images of Central Europe in Travelogues and Fiction by North American Writers.  Ed. Waldermar Zacharasiewicz. Tubingen: Stauffenburg, 1995. 313-319.
Wade, Stephen. "Jewish-American Themes in Fiction I: Bellow, Malamud, Roth and Identity Crisis." Jewish American Literature since 1945: An Introduction. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 1999. 52-72.
—. "New Directions across the Generations: From Philip Roth to Cynthia Ozick." Jewish American Literature since 1945: An Introduction. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 1999.167-83.
Waxman, Barbara Frey.  "Feeding the 'Hunger of Memory' and an Appetite for the Future: The Ethnic 'Storied' Self and the American Authored Self in Ethnic Autobiography."  Cross-Addressing: Resistance Literature and Cultural Borders.  Ed. John Hawley.  Albany: SUNY P, 1996.  207-19.
Weissberg, Liliane.  "Paternal Lines: Philip Roth Writes His Autobiography."  Zeitgenössische Jüdische Autobiographie. Ed. Christoph Miething.  Tübingen, German: Niemeyer, 2003.  179-95.

Williams, Dominic.  "Fictography, Ethnicity, and Self-Invention: Routes and Roots in the Works of Philip Roth and Maxine Hong Kingston."  Nationalism and Sexuality: Crises of Identity.  Ed. Yiorgos Kalogeras and Domna Pastourmatzi.  Thessaloniki, Greece: Hellenic Assoc. of American Studies, Aristotle U., 1996.  331-42.

Wirth-Nesher, Hana. "Accent Marks: Writing and Pronouncing Jewish America." Call It English: The Languages of Jewish American Literature. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2006. 1-31.
—.  “Philip Roth, American Pastoral.”  A New Literary History of America. Ed. Greil Marcus and Werner Sollors.  Cambridge, MA: Belknap-Harvard UP, 2009.  1025-30.
—.  "Roth's Autobiographical Writings." Parrish 158-72.
—.  "Sounding Letters." Call It English: The Languages of Jewish American Literature. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2006. 149-76.
Wisse, Ruth R. "Language as Fate: Reflections on Jewish Literature in America." Literary Strategies: Jewish Texts and Contexts.  Ed. Ezra Mendelsohn. New York: Oxford UP, 1996. 129-147.
—.  "Writing Beyond Alienation: Saul Bellow, Cynthia Ozick, and Philip Roth."  The Modern Jewish Canon: A Journey through Language and Culture.  New York: Free Press-Simon, 2000.  295-322.
—. "Requiem in Several Voices." The Schlemiel as Modern Hero. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1971. 118-23.
Woods, James.  How Fiction Works.  New York: Farrar, 2008.  [NOTE: There is no one chapter devoted to Roth, but several sections of the text concern his writings. See, in particular, the chapters “Language,” pp. 197-202.]
—.  "The Monk of Fornication: Philip Roth's Nihilism."  The Broken Estate: Essays on Literature and Belief.  New York: Random, 1999.  200-12.
Workman, Mark E.  "Folklore and the Literature of Exile."  Folklore, Literature, and Cultural Theory: Collected Essays.  Ed. Cathy Lynn Preston.  New York: Garland, 1995.  29-42.
Zeller, Ursula.  "Between goldene medine and Promised Land."  Diaspora and Multiculturalism: Common Traditions and New Developments.  Ed. Monika Fludernik.  Amsterdam, Netherlands: Rodopi, 2003.  1-43.
Zimmerman, Jutta.  "Jewish American and Jewish Canadian Autobiographies."  Informal Empire?: Cultural Relations between Canada, the United States, and Europe.  Ed. Peter Kasingwood, Konrad Gross, and Hartmut Lutz.  Kiel, Germany: L&F, 1998.  183-203.


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Aarons, Victoria.  "Is It 'Good-for-the-Jews or No-Good-for-the-Jews'?: Philip Roth's Registry of Jewish Consciousness."  Shofar  19  (2000):  7-18.
—. "'There’s no remaking reality': Philip Roth's Everyman and the Ironies of Body and Spirit."  Xavier Review 21.1 (2007): 116-27.
Abbott, Philip.  "'Bryan, Bryan, Bryan, Bryan': Democratic Theory, Populism, and Philip Roth's 'American Trilogy.'"  Canadian Review of American Studies/Revue canadienne d'études américaines  37  (2007): 431-52.
Adair, William.  "Portnoy's Complaint: A Camp Version of Notes from the Underground."  Notes on Contemporary Literature  7.3  (1977):  9-10.
Ahearn, Kerry.  "'Et In Arcadia Excrementum': Pastoral, Kitsch, and Philip Roth's The Great American Novel."  Aethlon  11  (1993):  1-14.
Alexander, Edward.  "Philip Roth at Century's End."  New England Review  20  (1999):  183-90.
Allen, Brook. "Roth Reconsidered." The New Criterion Oct. 2005: 14-22.
Alphandary, Idit.  “Wrestling with the Angel and the Law, or the Critique of Identity: The Demjanjuk Trial, Operation Shylock: A Confession, and “Angel Levine.” Philip Roth Studies 4 (2008): 57-74.
Amur, G. S.  "Philip Roth's My Life as a Man: Portrait of the Artist as a Trapped Husband."  Indian Journal of American Studies  14.2  (1984):  61-66.
Anastas, Benjamin. "American Friction: Philip Roth's History Lessons." Bookforum Oct.-Nov. 2004: 4-7.
Anderson, Daniel Paul. "Nathan Zuckerman, Plato, and the Lost Republic of Newark." Philip Roth Studies 5.2 (2009):165-77.
Ardolino, Frank R. "The Americanization of the Gods: Onomastics, Myth, and History in Philip Roth's The Great American Novel." Arete 3 (1985): 37-60.
—. "'Hit Sign, Win Suit': Abraham, Isaac, and the Schwabs Living over the Scoreboard in Roth's The Great American Novel." Studies in American Jewish Literature 8 (1989): 219-23.
Astruc, Rémi.  "The Circus of Being a Man."  Shofar  19  (2000):  109-116.
Avery, Evelyn.  “Roth on Malamud: From The Ghost Writer to a Post-Mortem.” Philip Roth Studies 4 (2008): 87-94.
Bailey, Peter J.  "'Why Not Tell the Truth?': The Autobiographies of Three Fiction Writers." Critique 32 (1991): 211-23.
Bakewell, Geoffrey W.  "Philip Roth's Oedipal Stain."   Classical and Modern Literature  24.2 (2004): 29-46.
Balbert, Peter.  "Configurations of the Ego: Studies of Mailer, Roth, and Salinger."  Studies in the Novel  12  (1980):  73-81.
Bankston, Dorothy H.  "Roth's Goodbye, Columbus."  Explicator  36.2  (1978):  21-22.
Barasch, Frances K.  "Faculty Images in Recent American Fiction."  College Literature  10  (1983):  28-37.
Bauer, Daniel J.  "Narratorial Games in Philip Roth's Letting Go: Testing Grounds for a Career?"  Fu Jen Studies: Literature and Linguistics  22  (1989):  53-69.
Benatov, Joseph. "Demystifying the Logic of Tamizdat: Philip Roth's Anit-Spectacular Literary Politics." Poetics Today 30 (2009): 107-32.
Bender, Eileen T.  "Philip Roth: The Clown in the Garden."  Studies in Contemporary Satire  3  (1976):  17-30.
Berman, Marshall.  "Dancing with America: Philip Roth, Writer on the Left."  New Labor Forum  9  (2001):  47-56.
Berryman, Charles. "Philip Roth: Mirrors or Desire." Markham Review 12 (1983): 26-31.
—. "Philip Roth and Nathan Zuckerman: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Prometheus." Contemporary Literature 31 (1990): 177-90.
Bettelheim, Bruno.  "Portnoy Psychoanalyzed." Midstream 15 (1969): 3-10.

Bier, Jesse. "In Defense of Roth." Etudes Anglaises 26 (1973): 49-53.

Bixler, Phyllis. "Philip Roth's Novel, The Human Stain, and the 'Passing' of Mennonites into the Ameircan Mainstream." Mennonite Life  59.4 (2004):  20 pars.  4 Sept. 2006 <>.

Blaga, Carmen.  "Ambiguity in Philip Roth's The Breast."  B. A. S.: British and American Studies  7  (2001):  82-91.

Bloom, James D.  "For the Yankee Dead: Mukherjee, Roth, and the Diasporan Seizure of New England."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  17  (1998):  40-47.
Blues, Thomas. "Is There Life after Baseball: Philip Roth's The Great American Novel." American Studies 22 (1981): 71-80.
Bluestein, Gene.  "Portony's Complaint: The Jew as American."  Canadian Review of American Studies  7  (1976):  66-76.
Bowman, Diane Kim. "Flying High: The American Icarus in Morrison, Roth, and Updike." Perspectives on Contemporary Literature 8 (1982): 10-17.
Boxwell, D. A.  "Kulturkampf, Now and Then."  War, Literature, and the Arts  12  (2000):  122-36.
Brauner, David.  “American Anti-Pastoral: Incontinence and Impurity in American Pastoral and The Human Stain.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  23  (2004):  67-76.
—.  "Fiction as Self-Accusation: Philip Roth and the Jewish Other."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  17  (1998):  8-16.
—.  "Masturbation and Its Discontents, or, Serious Relief: Freudian Comedy in Portnoy's Complaint."  Critical Review  40  (2000):  75-90.
Brown, Russell E. "Philip Roth and Bruno Schulz." ANQ 6 (1993): 211-14.
Brühwiler, Claudia Franziska. "Chiastic Reflections: Rash Momements in the Life of Zuckerman." Philip Roth Studies 5.2 (2009): 227-39.
Budd, John. "Philip Roth's Lesson from the Master." NMAL: Notes on Modern American Literature 6 (1982): Item 21.
Budick, Emily Miller.  "The Haunted House of Fiction: Ghost Writing the Holocaust."  Common Knowledge  5  (1996):  121-35.
—. "Philip Roth's Jewish Family Marx and the Defense of Faith." Arizona Quarterly 52 (1996): 55-70.
Bukiet, Melvin Jules.  "Looking at Roth; or 'I Always Wanted You to Admire My Hookshot."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  12  (1993):  122-25.
Byers, Michele. "Material Bodies and Performative Identities: Mona, Neil, and the Promised Land." Philip Roth Studies 2 (2006): 102-20.
Capo, Beth Widmaier.  "Inserting the Diaphragm In(to) Modern American Fiction: Mary McCarthy, Philip Roth, and the Literature of Contraception."  Journal of American Culture  29.1  (2003):  111-23.
Carothers, James B. "Midwestern Civilization and Its Discontents: Lewis's Carol Kennicott and Roth's Lucy Nelson." Midwestern Miscellany 9 (1981): 21-30.
Castle, Robert.  "Unadaptable: A Fatal Problem with The Human Stain"”  Bright Lights Film Journal  51  (2006): 16 pars.  15 June 2007.  <>.
Chang, Shu-li. "Passing as Trans-racial Bonding: Philip Roth's The Human Stain." Tamkang Review 39.2 (2009): 105-29.
Chard-Hutchinson, Martine.  “‘The Artifice of Eternity’: The Nude as Topos in Bernard Malamud’s ‘Naked Nude’ and Philip Roth’s The Dying Animal.” Philip Roth Studies 4 (2008): 29-38.
Charis-Carlson, Jeffrey.  “Philip Roth’s Human Stains and Washington Pilgrimages.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  23  (2004):  104-21.
Chase, Jefferson.  "Two Sons of 'Jewish Wit': Philip Roth and Rafael Seligmann."  Comparative Literature  53  (2001):  42-58.
Cherolis, Stephanie. "Philip Roth's Pornographic Elegy: The Dying Animal as a Contemporary Meditation on Loss." Philip Roth Studies 2 (2006): 13-25.
Cheuse, Alan. "A World without Realists." Studies on the Left 4 (1964): 68-82.
Chodat, Robert. "Fictions Public and Private: On Philip Roth." Contemporary Literature 46.4 (2005): 688-719.
Christiansen, Stian Stang. "Zuckerman versus Kliman: Boundaries between Life and Literature in the Zuckerman Novels." Philip Roth Studies 5.2 (2009): 219-25.
Clark, William Bedford.  "Abortion and the Missing Moral Center: Two Case Histories from the Post-Modern Novel."  Xavier Review  4  (1984):  70-75.
Cohen, Eileen Z.  "Alex in Wonderland, or Portnoy's Complaint."  Twentieth-Century Literature  17  (1971):  161-68.
Cohen, Joseph. "Paradise Lost, Paradise Regained: Reflections on Philip Roth's Recent Fiction." Studies in American Jewish Literature 8 (1989): 196-204.
Cohen, Sarah Blacher.  "Philip Roth's Would-Be Patriarchs and Their Shikses and Shrews."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  1.1  (1975):  16-22.
Colson, Dan.  "Impotence and the Futility of Liberation in Portnoy's Complaint."  Philip Roth Studies  3  (2007): 131-43.
Cooperman, Stanley. "Philip Roth: 'Old Jacob's Eye' with a Squint." Twentieth-Century Literature 19 (1973): 203-16.
Crepeau, Richard C.  "Not the Cincinnati Reds: Anti-Communism in Recent Baseball Literature."  Arete  1  (1983):  87-97.
Creus, Tomás. "When Harry Met Zuckerman: Self-Reflexivity and Metafiction in Philip Roth and Woody Allen." Ilha do Desterro: A Journal of Language and Literature 51 (2006): 265-82.
Cushman, Keith. "Looking at Philip Roth Looking at Kafka." Yiddish 4:4 (1982): 12-31.
DaCrema, Joseph J.  "Roth's 'Defender of the Faith.'"  Explicator  39.1  (1980):  19-20.
Davidson, Arnold E.  "Kafka, Rilke, and Philip Roth's The Breast."  Notes on Contemporary Literature  5.1  (1975):  9-11.
Deer, Irving, and Harriet Deer. "Philip Roth and the Crisis in American Fiction." Minnesota Review 6:4 (1966): 353-60.
del Ama, José Carlos. "Everybody Knows: Public Opinion in Philip Roth's Contemporary Tragedy The Human Stain." Philip Roth Studies 5.1 (2009): 93-110.
Dervin, Daniel A.  "Breast Fantasy in Bartheleme, Swift, and Philip Roth: Creativity and Psychoanalytic Structure."  American Imago  33  (1976):  102-22.
Dickstein, Morris.  "The World in a Mirror: Problems of Distance in Recent American Fiction."  Sewanee Review  89  (1981):  386-400.
Ditsky, John.  "Roth, Updike, and the High Expense of Spirit."  University of Windsor Review  5.1  (1969):  111-20.
Dobozy, Tamas. "The Holocaust as Fiction: Derrida's Demeure and the Demjanjuk Trail in Philip Roth's Operation Shylock." Philip Roth Studies 1 (2005): 37-52.
Donaldson, Scott . "Philip Roth: The Meanings of Letting Go." Contemporary Literature 11 (1970): 21-35.
Dodd, Philip. "History or Fiction: Balancing Contemporary Autobiography's Claims." Mosaic 20 (1987): 61-69.
Douglas, Lawrence, and Alexander George.  "Philip Roth's Secret Sharer."  Gettysburg Review  10  (1997):  279-86.
Doyle, T. Douglas.  "The Buck Stops Here: Brenda in Goodbye, Columbus."  Notes on Contemporary Literature  24  (1994):  2-3.
Duban, James.  “Being Jewish in the Twentieth Century: The Synchronicity of Roth and Hawthorne.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  21  (2002):  1-11.
Dupree, Robert.  "And the Mom Roth Outgrabe or, What Hath Got Roth?"  Arlington Quarterly  2.4  (1970):  175-89.
Elam, Michele.  "Passing in the Post-Race Era: Danzy Senna, Philip Roth, and Colson Whitehead."  African American Review  41  (2007): 749-68.
Elliot, William I.  "Roth Remembered."  Eigo Seinen/Rising Generation 137.3  (1991):  136-39.
Erde, E. L. "Philip Roth's Patrimony: Narrative and Ethnics in a Case Study." Theoretical Medicine 16 (1995): 239-252.
Ezrahi, Sidra DeKoven, Daniel Lazare, Daphne Merkin, Morris Dickstein, and Anita Norich. "Philip Roth's Diasporism: A Symposium." Tikkun 8:3 (1993): 41-45, 73.
Fahy, Thomas.  "Filling the Love Vessel: Women and Religion in Philip Roth's Uncollected Short Fiction."  Shofar  19  (2000):  117-26.
Farneti, Roberto.  "The Horror of Self-Reflection: The Concealment of Violence in a 'Self-Conscious and Critical Society.'"  Theory & Event  11.3  (2008): Project MUSE. 27 Sep. 2008.  14 Nov. 2008.  <>.
Faisst, Julia. "'Delusionary Thinking, Whether White or Black or in Between': Fictions of Race in Philip Roth's The Human Stain." Philip Roth Studies 2 (2006): 121-37.
Field, Leslie.  "Philip Roth: Days of Whine and Moses."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  5.2  (1979):  11-14.
Finney, Brian. "Roth's Counterlife: Destabilizing the Facts." Biography 16 (1993): 370-87.
Fishman, Sylvia Barack.  "Success in Circuit Lies: Philip Roth's Recent Explorations of American Jewish Identity."  Jewish Social Studies  3  (1997):  132-55.
Franco, Dean J.  “Being Black, Being Jewish, and Knowing the Difference: Philip Roth’s The Human Stain; Or, It Depends on What the Meaning of ‘Clinton’ Is.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  23  (2004):  88-103.
—. Portnoy's Complaint: It's about Race, Not Sex (Even teh Sex Is about Race). Prooftexts 21 (2009): 86-115.
France, Alan W. "Reconsideration: Philip Roth's Goodbye, Columbus and the Limits of Commodity Culture." MELUS 15:4 (1988): 83-89.
Francis, William A. "Naming in Philip Roth's 'Goodbye, Columbus.'" Literary Onomastics Studies 15 (1988): 59-62.
Frank, Thomas H.  "The Interpretation of Limits: Doctors and Novelists in the Fiction of Philip Roth."  Journal of Popular Culture  28.4  (1995):  67-80.
Fredericksen, Brooke. "Home is Where the Text Is: Exile, Homeland, and Jewish American Writing." Studies in American Jewish Literature 11 (1992): 36-44.
Friedman, Alan Warre. "The Jew's Complaint in Recent American Fiction: Beyond Exodus and Still in the Wilderness." Southern Review 8 (1972): 41-59.
Friedman, Melvin J. "Texts and Countertexts: Philip Roth Unbound." Studies in American Jewish Literature 8 (1989): 224-30.
Freedman, Samuel G. "Philip Roth and the Great American Nightmare." Azure 20 (2005): 33-43.
Furman, Andrew. "The Art of Reading Philip Roth." Poets & Writers Sept.-Oct. 2006: 21-25.
—. "The Ineluctable Holocaust in the Fiction of Philip Roth." Studies in American Jewish Literature 12 (1993): 109-212.
—. "A New 'Other' Emerges in American Jewish Literature: Philip Roth's Israel Fiction." Contemporary Literature 36 (1995): 633-53.
Gentry, Marshall Bruce.  "Newark Maid Feminism in Philip Roth's American Pastoral."  Shofar  19  (2000):  74-83.
—. "Ventriloquists' Conversations: The Struggle for Gender Dialogue in E. L. Doctorow and Philip Roth." Contemporary Literature 34 (1993): 512-37.
Girgus, Sam B. "Between Goodbye, Columbus and Portnoy: Becoming a Man and Writer in Roth's Feminist 'Family Romance.'" Studies in American Jewish Literature 8 (1989): 143-53.
Gittleman, Sol. "The Pecks of Woodenton, Long Island, Thirty Years Later: Another Look at 'Eli, the Fanatic.'" Studies in American Jewish Literature 8 (1989): 138-42.
—. "Witnessing the Holocaust in American Literature: A Note to Bonnie Lyons." Yiddish 7:4 (1990): 36-38.
Glaser, Jennifer.  "The Jew in the Canon: Reading Race and Literary History in Philip Roth's The Human Stain."  PMLA  123  (2008): 1465-78.
Glassman, Steve. "Roth's Goodbye, Columbus." Explicator 44.2 (1986): 54-55.
Glenn, Susan A.  "The Vogue of Jewish Self-Hatred in Post-World War II America."  Jewish Social Studies: History, Culture, Society  ns 12.3  (2006): 95-136.
Goldblatt, Roy.  "As Plain as the Nose on Your Face: The Nose as the Organ of Othering." Amerikastudien/American Studies  48.4  (2003): 563-76.
—. "The Whitening of the Jews and the Changing Face of Newark." Philip Roth Studies 2 (2006): 86-101.
Goldman, Mark F. "Books: The Jew As Lover." National Jewish Monthly Nov. 1969: 64-67.
Gooblar, David. "'Oh Freud do I know!' Philip Roth, Freud, and Narrative Therapy." Philip Roth Studies 1 (2005): 67-81.
—. "The Truth Hurts: The Ethics of Philip Roth's 'Autobiographical' Books." Journal of Modern Literature 32 (2008): 33-53.
Goodheart, Eugene. "Writing and the Unmaking of the Self." Contemporary Literature 29 (1988): 438-53.
Gordon, Andrew.  "Jewish Fathers and Sons in Spiegelman's Maus and Roth's Patrimony."  ImageTexT  1.1  (2004):  50 pars.  1 June 2004  <>
—. "Philip Roth's Patrimony and Art Spiegelman's Maus: Jewish Sons Remembering Their Fathers." Philip Roth Studies 1 (2005): 53-66.
.  “When in Rome: Philip Roth’s Portnoy’s Complaint and Bernard Malamud’s Pictures of Fidelman.” Philip Roth Studies 4 (2008): 39-46.
Gordon, Lois G.  "Portnoy's Complaint: Coming of Age in Jersey City."  Literature and Psychology  19.3-4  (1969):  57-60.
Görg, Claudia.  "Portnoy, the American Jew in Israel."  International Fiction Review  23  (1996):  59-66.
Graham, Don.  "The Common Ground of Goodbye, Columbus and The Great Gatsby."  Forum  13.3  (1976):  68-71.
Graham, T. Austin. "On the Possibility of an American Holocaust: Philip Roth's The Plot Against America." Arizona Quarterly 63.3 (2007): 119-49.
Green, Martin. "Philip Roth." Ploughshares 4.3 (1978): 156-68.
Greenberg, Robert M. "Transgression in the Fiction of Philip Roth."  Twentieth Century Literature 43 (1997): 487-506.
Greenham, David. "The Concept of Irony: Jane Austen's Emma and Philip Roth's Sabbath's Theater." Philip Roth Studies 1 (2005): 163-74.
Greenstein, Michael. "Ozick, Roth, and Postmodernism." Studies in American Jewish Literature 10 (1991): 54-64.

—.  "Secular Sermons and American Accents: The Nonfiction of Bellow, Ozick, and Roth."  Shofar  20  (2001):  4-20.

Grobman, Laurie.  "African Americans in Roth's 'Goodbye, Columbus,' Bellow's Mr. Sammler's Planet, and Malamud's The Natural."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  14  (1995):  80-89.
Gross, Barry. "American Fiction, Jewish Writers, and Black Characters: The Return of 'The Human Negro' in Philip Roth." MELUS 11.2 (1984): 5-22.
—.  "Seduction of the Innocent: Portnoy's Complaint and Popular Culture."  MELUS  8.4  (1981):  81-92.
—. "Sophie Portnoy and 'The Opossum's Death': American Sexism and Jewish Anti-Gentilism." Studies in American Jewish Literature 3 (1983): 166-78.
Gross, Kenneth. "Love among the Puppets." Raritan 17.1 (1997): 67-82.
Grossman, Joel.  "'Happy as Kings': Philip Roth's Men and Women."  Judaism  26.1  (1977):  7-17.
Grumberg, Karen. "Necessary Wounds and the Humiliation of Galut in Roth's The Counterlife and Operation Shylock." Philip Roth Studies 5.1 (2009): 35-59.
Halio, Jay L. "Special Issue on Philip Roth." Shofar 19 (2000): 1-6.
—.  "Saul Bellow and Philip Roth Visit Jerusalem."  Saul Bellow Journal  16.1  (1999):  49-56.
Harris, Charles B. "Updike and Roth: The Limits of Representationalism." Contemporary Literature 27 (1986): 279-84.
Halkin, Hillel. "How to Read Philip Roth." Commentary Feb. 1994: 43-48.
Harrison, Walter L. "Baseball and American Jews." Journal of Popular Culture 15 (1981): 112-18.
Hedin, Benjamin. "A History That Never Happened: Philip Roth's The Plot Against America." Gettysburg Review 18.1 (2005): 93-106.
Hendley, W. Clark. "An Old Form Revitalized: Philip Roth's Ghost Writer and the Bildungsroman." Studies in the Novel 16 (1984): 87-100.
Hirsch, David H. "Jewish Identity and Jewish Suffering in Bellow, Malamud, and Philip Roth." Saul Bellow Journal 8 (1989): 47-58.
Hochman, Baruch. "Child and Man in Philip Roth." Midstream 13 (1967): 68-76.
Hogan, Monika.  “‘Something so Visceral in with the Rhetorical’: Race, Hypochondria, and the Un-Assimilated Body in American Pastoral.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  23  (2004):  1-14.
Hou, Chien.  "Portnoy's Complaint: The Scatological Consciousness."  ASA ROC Newsletter  9  (1984):  10-19.
Howe, Irving. "Philip Roth Reconsidered." Commentary Dec. 1972: 69-77.
Hunter, T. Willard. "Philip Roth's Lindbergh: Not Who's Right but What's Right." Vital Speeches of the Day 71 (2005): 409-12.
Hutchison, Anthony. "'Purity is Petrefaction': Liberalism and Betrayal in Philip Roth's I Married a Communist." Rethinking History 9.2/3 (2005): 315-27.
Iannone, Carol. "Jewish Fathers and Sons and Daughters." The American Scholar 67 (1998): 131-138.
Ireland, G. W.  "The Voice of Philip Roth."  Queen's Quarterly  87  (1980):  286-92.
Isaac, Dan. "In Defense of Philip Roth." Chicago Review 17 (1964): 84-96.
Israel, Charles M. "The Fractured Hero of Roth's 'Goodbye, Columbus.'" Critique 16 (1974): 5-11.
Ivanova, Velichka. "Pursuing the Ghost of Personal History." Philip Roth Studies 5.2 (2009): 205-18.
Jaffe-Foger, Miriam.  “Black-Jewish Doubling in The Tenants and The Human Stain.” Philip Roth Studies 4 (2008): 47-56.
Johnson, Gary.  "The Presence of Allegory: The Case of Philip Roth's American Pastoral."  Narrative  12.3  (2004):  233-48.
Jones, E. Michael. "Mock Messiah: Jewish Humor and Cultural Subversion." Culture Wars  Jan. 2004: 20-41.
Jones, Judith Paterson.  "Roth's America: A Journey 'On the Air.'"  Notes on Contemporary Literature  11  (1981):  7-9.
Kahane, Claire.  "Gender and Patrimony: Mourning the Dead Father."  Differences  9  (1997):  49-67.
Kamenetz, Rodger. "'The Hocker, Misnomer . . . Love/Dad': Philip Roth's Patrimony." The Southern Review 27 (1991): 937-45.
Kaminsky, Alice R.  "Philip Roth's Professor Kepesh and the 'Reality Principle."  Denver Quarterly  13.2  (1978):  41-54.
Kanowski, Sarah.  “Roth and America.”  HEAT  7  (2004): 119-32.
Kaplan, Brett Ashley.  “Anatole Broyard’s Human Stain: Performing Postracial Consciousness.”  Philip Roth Studies 1 (2005): 125-44.
Kauvar, Elaine M. "This Doubly Reflected Communication: Philip Roth's 'Autobiographies.'" Contemporary Literature 36 (1995): 412-46.
Kellman, Steven G. "It Is Happening Here: The Plot Against America and the Political Moment." Philip Roth Studies 4.2 (2008): 113-23.
—. "Philip Roth's Ghost Writer." Comparative Literature Studies 21 (1984): 175-85.
—. "Reading Himself and Kafka: The Apprenticeship of Philip Roth." Newsletter of the Kafka Society of America 6:1-2 (1982): 25-33.
Kelleter, Frank. "Portrait of the Sexist as a Dying Man: Death, Ideology, and the Erotic in Philip Roth's Sabbath's Theater." Contemporary Literature 39 (1998): 262-302.
Kirby, Lisa A. "Shades of Passing: Teaching and Interrogating Identity in Roth's The Human Stain and Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby." Philip Roth Studies 2 (2006): 151-60.
Klein, Scott W. "Nathan Zuckerman as Irish Jew: James Joyce, National Difference, and Roth's The Counterlife." Philip Roth Studies 4.2 (2008): 153-69.
Kliman, Bernice W.  "Names in Portnoy's Complaint."  Critique  14.3  (1973):  16-24.
—.  "Women in Roth's Fiction."  Nassau Review  3.4  (1978):  75-88.
Klinkowitz, Jerry. "Philip Roth's Anti-Baseball Novel." Western Humanities Review 47 (1993): 30-40.
Knopp, Josephine Z.  "The Ways of Mentshlekhkayt: A Study of Morality in Some Fiction of Bernard Malamud and Philip Roth."  Tradition: A Journal of Orthodox Jewish Thought  13.3  (1973):  67-84.
Kolich, Augustus M. "Does Fiction Have to Be Made Better Than Life?" Modern Fiction Studies 29 (1983): 159-74.
Kral, Françoise. "F(r)ictions of Identity in The Human Stain." Philip Roth Studies 2 (2006): 47-55.
Kremer, S. Lillian.  “Mentoring American Jews in Fiction by Bernard Malamud.”  Philip Roth Studies 4 (2008): 5-18.
—.  "Philip Roth's Self-Reflexive Fiction."  Modern Language Studies  28.3  (1998):  56-72.
Kutlu, Filiz.  “Philip Roth’s Goodbye, Columbus: Neil’s Farewell to the American Dream.”  Interactions: Ege University Journal of British and American Studies/Ege Üniversitesi Ingiliz ve Amerikan Icelemeleri Dergisi  17.2 (2008): 57-64.
Laing, Jeffrey M.  "Contemporary Baseball Fiction and the American Consciousness."  Notes on Contemporary Literature  21.4  (1991):  10-12.
Lainoff, Seymor.  "Prison as Metaphor in the Fiction of Malamud, Singer, and Roth."  Yiddish  11.3-4  (1999):  64-69.
Landais, Clotilde. "Nathan Zuckerman: Between the Sacred Fount and the Ivory Tower, or the Fall of the Artist as a Hero." Philip Roth Studies 5.2 (2009): 241-49.
Landis, Joseph. "The Sadness of Philip Roth: An Interim Report." Massachusetts Review 3 (1962): 259-68.
Larson, Anthony T. "On the Uses and Abuses of Terror for Life: Terror and the Literary Critic." Parallax 9.1 (2003): 48-57.
Lavine, Steven David.  "The Degradations of Erotic Life: Portnoy's Complaint Reconsidered."  Michigan Academician  11  (1979):  357-62.
Leder, Priscilla.  "In the Sight of God: Religious Illumination in Short Stories by Flannery O'Connor, Philip Roth, and Alice Walker."  Louisiana English Journal, New Series  1  (1994): 76-79
Lee, Judith Yaross. "Flights of Fancy." Chicago Review 31.4 (1980): 46-52.
Lee, Soo-Hyun.  "Bellow, Malamud, Roth: Jewish Consciousness of the Self and Humanism."  Journal of English Language and Literature  36  (1990):  515-35.
—.  "Jewish Self-Consciousness in Portnoy's Complaint."  Journal of English Language and Literature  29  (1983):  83-114.
Leer, Norman.  "Escape and Confrontation in the Short Fiction of Philip Roth."  Christian Scholar  49  (1966):  132-46.
Lehmann, Sophia.  "'And Here (Their) Troubles Began': The Legacy of the Holocaust in the Writings of Cynthia Ozick, Art Spiegelman, and Philip Roth."  CLIO: A Journal of Literature, History, and the Philosophy of History  28  (1998):  29-52.
—.  "Exodus and Homeland: The Representation of Israel in Saul Bellow's To Jerusalem and Back and Philip Roth's Operation Shylock."  Religion and Literature  30  (1998):  77-96.
Levine, Herschel.  "Two Early Stories by Philip Roth."  Kyushu American Literature  15  (1974):  20-24.
Levine, Howard B.  "Mortal Combat: The Tragic Vision of Philip Roth."  Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association.  56  (2008): 283-93.
Levine, Mordecai H.  "Philip Roth and American Judaism."  College Language Association Journal  14  (1970):  163-70.
Levy, Ellen. "Is Zuckerman Dead? Countertexts in Philip Roth's The Counterlife." Caliban 29 (1992): 121-131.
Levy, Paule.  “The Text as Homeland: A Reading of Philip Roth’s The Counterlife and Operation ShylockStudies in American Jewish Literature  21  (2002):  61-71.
Lewis, Cherie S. "Philip Roth on the Screen." Studies in American Jewish Literature 8 (1989): 204-11.
Lichtenstein, Gene.  "A Writer's Journey: (A Literary Essay and, in Part, a Memoir)."  Jewish Social Studies  3  (1997):  156-76.
Loomis, Taylor. "Nathan Zuckerman: The Tantalized and Tantalizing Hero of History." Philip Roth Studies 5.2 (2009): 179-88.
Lyons, Bonnie.  "Bellowmalamudroth and the American Jewish Genre - Alive and Well."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  5.2  (1979):  8-10.
—. "'Jews on the Brain' in 'Wrathful Philippics.'" Studies in American Jewish Literature 8 (1989): 186-95.
MacArthur, Kathleen L.  “Shattering the American Pastoral: Philip Roth’s Vision of Trauma and the American Dream.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  23  (2004):  15-26.
Macleod, Norman. "A Note on Philip Roth's 'Goodbye, Columbus' and Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby." International Fiction Review 12 (1985): 104-107.
Madigan, Andrew J.  "The Creation of Philip Roth (The Breast)."  Notes on Contemporary Literature  29.3  (1999):  10-12.
Malin, Irving.  "Looking at Roth's Kafka; or Some Hints about Comedy."  Studies in Short Fiction  14  (1977):  273-75.
Mandel, Ann.  "Useful Fictions: Legends of the Self in Roth, Blaise, Kroetsch, and Nowlan."  Ontario Review  3  (1975):  26-32.
Maslan, Mark.  "The Faking of the Americans: Passing, Trauma, and National Identity in Philip Roth's Human Stain."  Modern Language Quarterly  66.3  (2005):  365-89.
Mathews, Peter.  "The Pornography of Destruction: Performing Annihiliation in The Dying Animal."  Philip Roth Studies  3  (2007): 44-55.
McCann, Sean.  “Training and Vision: Roth, DeLillo, Banks, Peck, and the Postmodern Aesthetics of Vocation.”  Twentieth Century Literature 53 (2007): 298-326.
McDonald, Brian.  “‘The Real American Crazy Shit’: On Adamism and Democratic Individuality in American Pastoral.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  23  (2004):  27-40.
McDonald, Paul. "American Paleface and Redskin Humor." Australian Journal of Comedy  5.1  (1999):  7-25.
—.  "The 'Unmaning' Word: Language, Masculinity, and Political Correctness in the Work of David Mamet and Philip Roth."  Journal of American Studies of Turkey  7  (1998):  23-30.
McLoughlin, Kate.  "'Dispute Incarnate': Philip Roth's Operation Shylock, the Demjanjuk Trial, and Eyewitness Testimony."  Philip Roth Studies  3  (2007): 115-30.
McQuade, Molly.  "A Fan's Index to Portnoy's Complaint."  TriQuarterly  126  (2006): 150-61.
Medin, Daniel L.  "Liebliche Lüge?: Philip Roth's 'Looking at Kafka.'"  Comparative Literature Studies  44  (2007): 38-50.
—. "Trials and Errors at the Turn of the Millennium: On The Human Stain and J. M. Coetzee's Disgrace." Philip Roth Studies 1 (2005): 82-92.
Medjuck, Sheva.  "From Self-Sacrificing Jewish Mother to Self-Centered Jewish Princess: Is This How Far We've Come?"  Atlantis: A Women's Studies Journal  14  (1988):  90.97.
Mehlman, Jeffrey.  "Against France: An American Novelistic Fantasy."  Diogenes  51.3  (2004):  121-32.
Mellard, James M.  "Death, Mourning, and Besse's Ghost: From Philip Roth's The Facts to Sabbath's Theater."  Shofar  19  (2000):  66-73.
—. "Gifts Reserved for Age: A Lacanian Study of Comedy in Philip Roth’s Exit Ghost." Acta Scientiarum. Language and Culture. 32.1 (2010): 7-20.
Mesher, D.  "Swing and a Myth: Shoeless Joe Jackson in Fiction."  San Jose Studies  18.3  (1992):  44-55.
Michaels, Walter Benn. "Plots Against America: Neoliberalism and Antiracism." American Literary History 18 (2006): 288-302.
Michel, Pierre.  "'On the Air': Philip Roth's Arid World."  Etudes Anglaises  29  (1976):  556-60.
—.  "Philip Roth's The Breast: Reality Adulterated and the Plight of the Writer."  Dutch Quarterly Review of Anglo-American Letters  5  (1975):  245-52.
—.  "Philip Roth's Reductive Lens: From 'On the Air' to My Life as a Man."  Revue des Langues Vivantes  42  (1976):  509-19.
—.  "Portnoy's Complaint and Philip Roth's Complexities."  Dutch Quarterly Review of Anglo-American Letters  4  (1974):  1-10.
—.  "What Price Misanthropy? Philip Roth's Fiction."  English Studies  58  (1977):  232-39.
Mikkonen, Kai.  "The Metamorphosed Parodical Body in Philip Roth's The Breast." Critique  41  (1999):  13-44.
Miller, M. C.  "Winnicott Unbound: The Fiction of Philip Roth and the Sharing of Potential Space."  International Review of Psycho-analysis  19  (1992):  445-456.
Miller, Nancy K. "Autobiographical Deaths." The Massachusetts Review 33 (1992): 19-47.
—.  "Facts, Pacts, Acts."  Profession  (1992):  10-14.
Mintz, Lawrence E. "Devil and Angel: Philip Roth's Humor." Studies in American Jewish Literature 8 (1989): 154-67.
Monaghan, David. "The Great American Novel and My Life As a Man: An Assessment of Philip Roth's Achievement." International Fiction Review 2 (1975): 113-20.
Moraru, Christian.  "Corpo-Realities: Philip Roth, Joseph McElroy, and the Posthuman Imaginary."  Euresis  1-2  (1996):  238-42.
—. "Intertextual Bodies: Three Steps on the Ladder of Posthumanity." Intertexts 5 (2001): 46-60.
Morley, Catherine.  "Bardic Aspirations: Philip Roth's Epic of America."  English  57  (2008): 171-98.
—. "Memories of the Lindbergh Administration: Plotting, Genre, and the Splitting of the Self in The Plot Against America." Philip Roth Studies 4.2 (2008): 137-52.
Mudrick, Marvin. "Who Killed Herzog? or Three American Novelists." University of Denver Quarterly 1 (1966): 61-97.
Murray, Brian. "When He Was Good." Chronicles: A Magazine of American Culture 10 (1986): 32-34.
Nash, Charles C. "From West Egg to Short Hills: The Decline of the Pastoral Ideal from The Great Gatsby to Philip Roth's 'Goodbye, Columbus.'" Publications of the Missouri Philological Association 13 (1988): 22-27.
Neelakantan, G.  “Monster in Newark: Philip Roth’s Apocalypse in American Pastoral.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  23  (2004):  55-66.
"Secrecy and Self-Invention: Philip Roth's Postmodern Identity in The Human Stain." International Fiction Review  34 (2007): 27-39.
.  "Textualizing the Self: Adultery, Blatant Fictions, and Jewishness in Philip Roth's Deception."  Shofar  19  (2000):  40-47.
Neelakantan, G., and Ansu Luis.  "Philip Roth's Quarrel with Realism in American Pastoral." Notes on Contemporary Literature, 38.2 (2008): 4-6.
Neelakantan, Gurumurthy. "Philip Roth's Nostaligia for the Yiddishkayt and the New Deal Idealisms in The Plot Against America." Philip Roth Studies 4.2 (2008): 125-36.
Newman, Herta. "Philip Roth's Return in The Plot Against America."  May-June 2005: 20-22.
Nicosia, Laura.  "The Essential If/Then: Nathan Zuckerman as Flawed Liberal Ironist in Philip Roth's The Counterlife."  Readerly/Writerly Texts  11.1/2 and 12.1/2 (2006): 119-32.
Nilsen, Don L. F.  "Humorous Contemporary Jewish-American Authors: An Overview of the Criticism."  MELUS  21.4  (1996):  71-101.
Nilsen, Helge Normann. "On Love and Identity: Neil Klugman's Quest in 'Goodbye, Columbus.'" English Studies 68 (1987): 79-88.
—. "The Protest of a Jewish-American Writer and Son: Philip Roth's Zuckerman Novels." Dutch Quarterly Review of Anglo-American Letters 17 (1987): 38-52.
—. "Rebellion Against Jewishness: Portnoy's Complaint." English Studies 65 (1984): 495-503.
—. "A Struggle for Identity: Neil Klugman's Quest in 'Goodbye, Columbus.'" The International Fiction Review 12 (1985): 97-101.
Noble, Donald R.  "Dickinson to Roth."  American Notes and Queries  9  (1971):  150-51.
Noguchi, Rei R.  "Talking and Meaning in Dialogue: The Semantic Significance of Sociolinguistic Codes."  Journal of Literary Semantics  13.2  (1984): 109-24.
Nurnberg, Alexander. "'I, Philip': Late Roth." Areté 16 (2004): 129-42.
Oakes, Randy W. "Faces of the Master in Roth's The Ghost Writer." NMAL: Notes on Modern American Literature 8 (1984): Item 11.
O'Donnell, Patrick. "The Disappearing Text: Philip Roth's The Ghost Writer." Contemporary Literature 24 (1983): 365-78.
Omer-Sherman, Ranen. "Everyman." Philip Roth Studies 2 (2006): 161-65.
Oostrum, Duco van.  "A Postholocaust Jewish House of Fiction: Anne Frank's Het Achterhuis (The Diary of a Young Girl) in Philip Roth's The Ghost Writer."  Yiddish  9.3-4  (1994):  61-75.
Opland, J.  "In Defense of Philip Roth."  Theoria  42  (1974):  29-42.
Oster, Judith. "See(k)ing the Self: Mirror and Mirroring in Bicultural Texts." MELUS 23.4 (1998): 59-83.
Parrish, Timothy L.  "The End of Identity: Philip Roth's American Pastoral."  Shofar  19  (2000):  84-99.
—.  "Imagining Jews in Philip Roth's Operation Shylock."  Contemporary Literature  40  (1999):  575-602.
—.  "Philip Roth. The Plot Against America." Philip Roth Studies 1 (2005): 93-101.
—.  "Ralph Ellison: The Invisible Man in Philip Roth's The Human Stain."  Contemporary Literature  45  (2004):  421-459.

Pinsker, Sanford.  "Art As Excess: The 'Voices' of Charlie Parker and Philip Roth."  Partisan Review  69.1  (2002):  58-67.

—.  "Climbing over the Ethnic Fence: Reflections on Stanley Crouch and Philip Roth."  Virginia Quarterly Review  78  (2002):  472-80.
—. "The Facts, the 'Unvarnished Truth,' and the Fictions of Philip Roth." Studies in American Jewish Literature 11 (1992): 108-17.
—.  "Guilt as Comic Idea: Franz Kafka and the Postures of American-Jewish Writing."  Journal of Modern Literature  6  (1977):  466-71.
—. "Imagination on the Ropes." The Georgia Review 37 (1983): 880-88.
—. "Imagining American Reality." The Southern Review 29 (1993): 767-81.
—. "Jewish-American Literature's Lost-and-Found Department: How Philip Roth and Cynthia Ozick Reimagine Their Significant Dead." Modern Fiction Studies 35 (1989): 223-35.
—. "Reading Faces/Reading Culture, or How I Brooded about Three Writerly Photographs." Virginia Quarterly Review 73 (1997): 432-445.
—.  "Reading Philip Roth Reading Philip Roth."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  3.2  (1977-78):  14-18.
—.  "Satire, Social Realism, and Moral Seriousness."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  11  (1992):  182-94.
—.  "The Tortoise and the Hare; Or, Philip Roth, Cynthia Ozick, and the Vagaries of Fiction Writing." Virginia Quarterly Review 81 (2005): 214-24.
Podhoretz, Norman.  "The Adventures of Philip Roth."  Commentary  106.4  (1998):  25-36.
Posnock, Ross.  "All's Well That Ends."  Raritan  26.1 (2006): 51-63.
—.  "Letting Go."  Raritan  23.4  (2004):  1-19.
—.  "Purity and Danger: On Philip Roth."  Raritan  21.2  (2001):  85-103.
Pozorski, Aimee.  "American Pastoral and the Traumatic Ideals of Democracy." Philip Roth Studies 5.1 (2009): 75-92.
—.  “Transnational Trauma and ‘the mockery of Armageddon’: The Dying Animal in the New Millennium.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  23  (2004):  122-34.
Pugh, Thomas. "Why Is Everybody Laughin? Roth, Coover, and Meta-Comic Narrative." Critique 35 (1994): 67-80.
Quart, Barbara Koenig. "The Rapacity of One Nearly Buried Alive." The Massachusetts Review 24 (1983): 590-608.
Raban, Jonathan. "The New Philip Roth." Novel 2 (1969): 153-63.
Radu-Cucu, Sorin. "'The Spirit of the Common Man': Populism and the Rhetoric of Betrayal in Philip Roth's I Married a Communist." Philip Roth Studies 4.2 (2008): 171-86.
Rand, Naomi R.  "Surviving What Haunts You: The Art of Invisibility in Ceremony, The Ghost Writer, and Beloved."  MELUS  20.3  (1995):  21-32.

Rajec, Elizabeth M.  "Kafka and Philip Roth: Their Use of Literary Onomastics (Based on The Professor of Desire)."  Literary Onomastics Studies  7  (1980):  69-86.

Rankine, Patrice D. "Passing as Tragedy: Philip Roth's The Human Stain, the Oedipus Myth, and the Self-Made Man." Critique  47  (2005): 101-12.
Ravits, Martha A.  "The Jewish Mother: Comedy and Controversy in American Popular Culture."  MELUS  25.1  (2000):  3-31.
Ravvin, Norman. "Strange Presences on the Family Tree: The Unacknowldged Literary Father in Philip Roth's The Prague Orgy." English Studies in Canada 17 (1991): 197-207.
Rice, Julian C.  "Philip Roth's The Breast: Cutting the Freudian Cord."  Studies in Contemporary Satire  3  (1976):  9-16.
Roberts, Nora Ruth.  "Bobbie Ann Mason and Philip Roth:  Two Great-American-Novel Concepts Pieced in One Big Picture."  Shofar  19  (2000):  100-108.
Rodgers, Bernard F., Jr.  "The Great American Novel and 'The Great American Joke.'"  Critique  16.2  (1974):  12-29.
—.  "Shattered Dreams." The World & I Oct. 1997: 240-49.
Rodgers, Bernard F., Jr., and Derek Parker Royal, eds.  "Grave Commentary: A Roundtable Discussion on Everyman."  Philip Roth Studies  3  (2007): 3-25.  (A transcript of the roundtable discussion held at the 2006 American Literature Association Conference with participants David Brauner, Bernard F. Rodgers, Jr., Derek Parker Royal, Mark Shechner, and Debra Shostak.)
Rogoff, Jay. "Philip Roth's Master Fictions." The Southern Review 45.3 (2009): 497-515.
Roskolenko, Harry. "Portrait of the Artist as a Young Schmuck." Quadrant 64 (1970): 25-30.
Roth, David S.  "'The Conversion of the Jews': What Hath Mother Wrought?"  Bulletin of the West Virginia Association of College English Teachers  3.2  (1976):  39-42.
Rothberg, Michael.  "Against Zero-Sum Logic: A Response to Walter Benn Michaels."  American Literary History 18 (2006): 303-11.
Royal, Derek Parker.  "The Blood before the Stain: An Interview with Joel Rapp." Philip Roth Studies 2 (2006): 3-11.
—.  "Critical Unmoorings: An Introduction to Philip Roth Studies." Philip Roth Studies 1 (2005): 4-6.
—.  "Fictional Realms of Possibility: Reimagining the Ethnic Subject in Philip Roth's American Pastoral."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  20  (2001):  1-16.
—. "Plotting the Frames of Subjectivity: Identity, Death, and Narrative in Philip Roth's The Human Stain." Contemporary Literature 47 (2006): 114-40.
—.  "Philip Roth's America." Studies in American Jewish Literature  23 (2004): ix-xii.
—.  "Postmodern Jewish Identity in Philip Roth's The Counterlife."  Modern Fiction Studies  48  (2002):  422-43.
—.  "Texts, Lives, and Bellybuttons: Philip Roth's Operation Shylock and the Renegotiation of Subjectivity."  Shofar  19  (2000):  48-65.
—. "What to Make of Roth's Indignation; Or, Serious in the Fifties." Philip Roth Studies 5.1 (2009): 129-37.
—, ed. "Zuckerman Unsound?: A Roundtable Discussion on Philip Roth's Exit Ghost." Philip Roth Studies 5.1 (2009): 7-34.  (A transcript of the roundtable discussion held at the 2008 American Literature Association Conference with participants Alan Cooper, Bernard F. Rodgers, Jr., Michael Rothberg, Derek Parker Royal, Debra Shostak, and Ruth Knafo Setton.)
Rubin, Derek. "Philip Roth and Nathan Zuckerman: Offences of the Imagination." Dutch Quarterly Review of Anglo-American Letters 13 (1983): 42-54.
Rubin-Dorsky, Jeffrey. "Honor Thy Rather." Raritan 11 (1992): 137-45.
—.  "Philip Roth and American Jewish Identity: The Question of Authenticity."  American Literary History  13  (2001):  79-107.
—. "Philip Roth's The Ghost Writer: Literary Heritage and Jewish Irreverence." Studies in American Jewish Literature 8 (1989): 168-85.
Rudnytsky, Peter L. "Goodbye, Columbus: Roth's Portrait of the Narcissist as a Young Man." Twentieth-Century Literature 51.1 (2005): 25-42.
—.  "True Confessions in Operation Shylock."  Philip Roth Studies  3  (2007): 26-43.
Rugoff, Kathy. "Humor and the Muse in Philip Roth's The Ghost Writer." Studies in American Humor ns 4 (1985-86): 242-48.
Sabiston, Elizabeth. "A New Fabel for Critics: Philip Roth's The Breast." International Fiction Review 2 (1975): 27-34.
Safer, Elaine B. "The Double, Comic Irony, and Postmodernism in Philip Roth's Operation Shylock." MELUS 21:4 (1996): 157-172.
.  “The Naiveté of Malamud’s Calvin Cohen and Roth’s Seymour “Swede” Levov; Comic, Ironic, or Tragic?” Philip Roth Studies 4 (2008): 75-85.
—.  "Tragedy and Farce in Roth's The Human Stain."  Critique  43  (2002):  211-27.
Salzberg, Joel.  "Imagining the Perverse: Bernard Malamud’s The Fixer and Philip Roth’s The Plot Against America."  Philip Roth Studies 4 (2008): 19-27.
Samuel-Tenenholtz, Bela-Ruth. "Exploring the Vault: Jewish Ethnicity and Memory in Philip Roth’s The Ghostwriter [sic.].”  Tumult Yearly [Hebrew, shnaton shaon] 60 (2004): E7-E26. <>.
Sánchez Canales, Gustavo. "The Classical World and Modern Academia in Philip Roth's The Human Stain." Philip Roth Studies 5.1 (2009): 111-28.
—.  "Interrelations between Literature and Life: Literary Mentors in Philip Roth’s The Professor of Desire" The Icfai University Journal of American Literature 3.1-2 (2010): 68-79.
Saposnik, Irving S.  "Bellow, Malamud, Roth . . . and Styron? Or One Jewish Writer's Response."  Judaism  31  (1982):  322-32.
Scheckner, Peter.  "Roth's Falstaff: Transgressive Humor in Sabbath's Theater." The Midwest Quarterly  46.3 (2005): 220-35 .
Scherr, Arthur.  "Mistaken Identities: The Uses of Matthew Henson and Charles Drew in Philip Roth's The Human Stain."  Philip Roth Studies  3  (2007): 83-100.
Schiavone, Michele. "The Presence of John R. Tunis' The Kid from Tomkinville in Malamud's The Natural and Roth's American Pastoral." Aethlon 21.1 (2004): 79-85.
Schiff, Sarah Eden. "Family Systems Theory as Literary Analysis: The Case of Philip Roth." Philip Roth Studies 2 (2006): 25-46.
Schneiderman, Leo. "Philip Roth: The Exploration of the Self and the Writing of Fiction." Imagination, Cognition and Personality 11 (1991-92): 317-329.
Schur, Richard. "Dream or Nightmare? Roth, Morrison, and America." Philip Roth Studies 1 (2005): 19-36.
Schwartz, Jonathan.  "High School Classmates Revisited: Sherry Ortner and Philip Roth."  Anthropology Today  14.6  (1998):  15-16.
Schwartz, Larry. "Philip Roth's I Married a Communist: Re-thinking the Cold War." Cultural Logic 7 (2004): 26 pars. 1 Aug. 2005  <>.
—.  "Roth, Race, and Newark."  Cultural Logic 7 (2005): 26 pars. 1 Aug. 2005  <>.
Schweber, Matthew S.  "Philip Roth's Populist Nightmare."  Cross Currents  54.4  (2004):  125-37.
Searles, George J. "The Mouths of Babes: Childhood Epiphany in Roth's 'Conversion of the Jews' and Updike's 'Pigeon Feathers.'" Studies in Short Fiction 24 (1987): 59-62.
—. "Philip Roth's 'Kafka': A 'Jeu-ish American' Fiction of the First Order." Yiddish 4:4 (1982): 5-11.
—.  "Salinger Redux via Roth: An Echo of Franny and Zooey in My Life as a Man."  Notes on Contemporary Literature  16.2  (1986):  7.
Severs, Jeffrey.  “‘Get Your Map of America’: Tempering Dystopia and Learning Topography in The Plot Against America.”  Studies in American Fiction 35 (2007): 221-39.
Shaheen, Naseeb.  "Binder Unbound, or, How Not to Convert the Jews."  Studies in Short Fiction  13  (1976):  376-78.
Shechner, Mark. "On the Road with Philip Roth." New England Review  24.3 (2003): 89-96.
—. "Philip Roth." Partisan Review 41 (1974): 410-27.
—. "Zuckerman's Travels." American Literary History 1 (1989): 219-30.
Shiffman, Dan. "The Plot Against America and History Post-9/11." Philip Roth Studies 5.1 (2009): 61-73.
Shipe, Matthew. "Exit Ghost and the Politics of 'Late Style.'" Philip Roth Studies 5.2 (2009): 189-204.
Shostak, Debra.  "The Diaspora Jew and the 'Instinct for Impersonation': Philip Roth's Operation Shylock."  Contemporary Literature  38  (1997):  726-54.
—. "Philip Roth's Fictions of Self-Exposure." Shofar 19 (2000): 19-39.
—.  "Return to the Breast: The Body, the Masculine Subject, and Philip Roth."  Twentieth-Century Literature  45  (1999):  317-35.
—.  "Roth/Counter Roth: Postmodernism, the Masculine Subject, and Sabbath's Theater ."  Arizona Quarterly  54  (1998):  119-42.
—.  "'This Obsessive Reinvention of the Real': Speculative Narrative in Philip Roth's The Counterlife."  Modern Fiction Studies  37  (1991):  197-215.
Shrubb, Peter. "Portnography." Quadrant 64 (1970): 16-24.
Siegel, Ben. "The Myths of Summer: Philip Roth's The Great American Novel." Contemporary Literature 17 (1976): 171-90.
—.  "The Novelist as Narcissus: Philip Roth's My Life as a Man."  Descant  24.1-2  (1979):  61-79.
Simon, Elliott M. "Philip Roth's 'Eli, the Fanatic': The Color of Blackness." Yiddish 7:4 (1990): 39-48.
Singh, Lovelina.  "Far from the Covenant: Philip Roth's Problematic Hero."  Panjab University Research Bulletin  20  (1989):  19-23.
—.  "Multiple Versions of Jewishness: An Analysis of Philip Roth's The Counterlife."  The Literary Criterion  41.1  (2006): 45-54.
—.  "The Sexual Kvetch of Philip Roth's Protagonists in Portnoy's Complaint, My Life as a Man, and The Professor of Desire."  Panjab University Research Bulletin  16  (1985):  17-24.
Sojka, Gregory S. "From Roth to Gaedel to Reiser: Factual Analogues for Fictional Characters." Notes on Comtemporary Literature 7:3 (1977): 3-4.
Sokoloff, Naomi. "Imagining Israel in American Jewish Fiction: Anne Roiphe's Lovingkindness and Philip Roth's The Counterlife." Studies in American Jewish Literature 10 (1991): 65-80.
—.  "Reading for the Plot? Philip Roth's The Plot Against America." AJS Review 30.2 (2006): 305-12.
Solotaroff, Theodore. "The Journey of Philip Roth." Atlantic April 1969: 64-72.
—. "Philip Roth and the Jewish Moralists." Chicago Review 13 (1959): 87-99.
Spargo, R. Clifton.  "How Telling: Irving Howe, Roth's Early Career, and the Dialectic of Impersonation in The Anatomy Lesson." Philip Roth Studies 5.2 (2009): 251-79.

—.  "To Invent as Presumptuously as Real Life: Parody and the Cultural Memory of Anne Frank in Roth's The Ghost Writer."  Representations  76  (2001):  88-119.

Spinks, Lee. "Thinking the Post-Human: Literature, Affect and the Politics of Style." Textual Practices 15.1 (2001): 23-46.
Stanley, Sandra Kumamoto. "Mourning the 'Greatest Generation': Myth and History in Philip Roth's American Pastoral. Twentieth-Century Literature 51.1 (2005): 1-24.
Stavans, Ilan. "The Plagiarist." Philip Roth Studies 5.2 (2009): 163-64. Rpt. of "Philip Roth’s New Novel About Philip Roth." Jewish Daily Forward 13 Mar. 2009.
Steed, J. P. "The Subversion of the Jews: Post-World War II Anxiety, Humor, and Identity in Woody Allen and Philip Roth." Philip Roth Studies 1 (2005): 145-62.
Steinberg, Gillian. "Philip Roth's 'Defender of the Faith': A Modern Midrash." Philip Roth Studies 1 (2005): 7-18.
Stinson, John J. "'I Declare War': A New Street Game and New Grim Realities in Roth's The Plot Against America." ANQ 22.1 (2009): 42-48.
Stolzenberg, Nomi Maya.  "Liberals and Libertines: The Marriage Question in the Liberal Political Imagination."  San Diego Law Review 42 (2005): 949-73.
Stout, Janis P. "The Misogyny of Roth's The Great American Novel." Ball State University Forum 27:1 (1986): 72-75.
Stow, Simon.  “Written and Unwritten America: Roth on Reading, Politics, and Theory.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  23  (2004):  77-87.
Strong, Paul. "Firing into the Dark: Sexual Warfare in Portnoy's Complaint." International Fiction Review 10 (1983): 41-43.
Tabayashi, Yo.  "Philip Roth and Therapeutic Narratives: A Reading of The Facts and Patrimony."  Studies in English Literature  28  (1991):  323-37.
Tanenbaum, Laura.  “Reading Roth’s Sixties.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature 23 (2004):  41-54.
Tenenbaum, David. "Race, Class, and Shame in the Fiction of Philip Roth." Shofar 24 (2006): 34-49.
Theoharis, Theoharis C.  "'For with God All Things Are Possible': Philip Roth's 'The Conversion of the Jews.'"  Journal of the Short Story in English  32  (1999):  69-75.
Tierney, William G.  "Interpreting Academic Identities: Reality and Fiction on Campus."  Journal of Higher Education  73  (2002):  161-73.
Tindall, Samuel J. "'Flinging a Shot Put' in Philip Roth's 'Goodbye, Columbus.'" ANQ 2 (1989): 58-60.
Tintner, Adeline R.  "Adventures in Life and Fiction." Midstream June-July 1987: 55-56.
—.  "Henry James as Roth's Ghost Writer."  Midstream  Mar. 1981:  48-51.
—.  "Hiding behind James: Roth's Zuckerman Unbound." Midstream  April 1982: 49-53.
—. "Philip Roth: Henry James's Continuing Influence." Midstream 44.4 (1998): 36-37.
—. "The Prague Orgy: Roth Still Bound to Henry James." Midstream  Dec. 1985: 49-51.
—. "Roth's 'Pain' and James's 'Obscure Hurt.'" Midstream  Mar. 1985: 58-60.
Tippens, Darryl. "The Shechinah Theme in Roth's 'Conversion of the Jews." Christianity and Literature 35 (1986): 13-20.
Torres, Sonia.  "Meaningful Acts: Terrorists, Artists, and States."  Peace & Change 31 (2006): 204-21.
Toth, Tibor.  "'And the Pool Was Filled (Again) with Water out of Sunshine.'"  AnaChronist  19-21  (1997):  113-31.
Trachtenberg, Stanley. "In the Egosphere: Philip Roth's Anti-Bildungsroman." Papers on Language and Literature 25 (1989): 326-41.
Trendel, Aristie.  "Master and Pupil in Philip Roth's The Dying Animal."  Philip Roth Studies  3  (2007): 56-65.
Tucker, Cynthia G.  "The Teacher's Problems of Obscenity and Race: Killing Two Birds with One Stone."  Interpretations  4  (1972):  40-51.
Vanderbilt, Kermit. "Writers of the Troubled Sixties." Nation 17 Dec. 1973: 661-65.
Varvogli, Aliki.  "The Inscription of Terrorism: Philip Roth's American Pastoral."  Philip Roth Studies  3  (2007): 101-13.
Veisland, Jorgen. "The Stain and the Sign: Poetics in Philip Roth's The Human Stain." Sudia Anglica Posnaniensia: International Review of English Studies 44 (2008): 475-89.
Walden, Daniel.  "Bellow, Malamud, and Roth: Part of the Continuum."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  5.2  (1979):  5-7.
—.  "Goodbye Columbus, Hello Portnoy and Beyond: The Ordeal of Philip Roth."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  3.2  (1977-78):  3-13.
—.  "The Odyssey of a Writer: Rethinking Philip Roth."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  8  (1989):  133-36.
Waldinger, Albert.  "Moods of Panurge: Translating Rabelais through Tom Robbins and Philip Roth."  Babel  45  (1999):  244-67.
Walker, Joseph S. "A Kink in the System: Terrorism and the Comic Mystery Novel." Studies in the Novel 36.3 (2004): 336-51.
Wallace, James D. "'This Nation of Narrators': Transgression, Revenge and Desire in Zuckerman Bound." Modern Language Studies 21 (1991): 17-34.
Waniek, Marilyn Nelson. "The Schizoid Implied Authors of Two Jewish-American Novels." MELUS 7.1 (1980): 21-39.
Waxman, Barbara Frey. "Jewish American Princesses, Their Mothers, and Feminist Psychology: A Rereading of Roth's 'Goodbye, Columbus.'" Studies in American Jewish Literature 7 (1988): 90-104.
Weber, Myles.  "Whose War Is This?"  New England Review  27.4  (2006): 206-11.
Weinberg, Helen A.  "Reading Himself and Others."  Studies in American Jewish Literature  3.2  (1977-78):  19-27.
Weinberger, Theodore.  "Philip Roth, Franz Kafka, and Jewish Writing."  Literature and Theology  7  (1993):  248-58.
White, Robert L. "The English Instructor as Hero: Two Novels by Roth and Malamud."  Forum  4  (1963):  16-22
Whitfield, Stephen J. "Comic Echoes of Kafka." American Humor 9 (1982): 1-5.
—. "Laughter in the Dark: Notes on American-Jewish Humor." Midstream Feb. (1978): 48-58.
Wilson, Matthew. "Fathers and Sons in History: Philip Roth's The Counterlife." Prooftexts 11 (1991): 41-56.
—. "The Ghost Writer: Kafka, Het Achterhuis, and History." Studies in American Jewish Literature 10 (1991): 44-53.
—. "Reading The Human Stain through Charles W. Chesnutt: The Genre of the Passing Novel." Philip Roth Studies 2 (2006): 138-50.
Willson, Robert F., Jr.  "An Indisputable Source for the Spirited Account of a Baseball Contest between the Port Ruppert Mundys and the Asylum Lunatics in The Great American Novel by Mr. Philip Roth."  Notes on Contemporary Literature  5.3  (1975):  12-14.
Wirth-Nesher, Hana. "The Artist Tales of Philip Roth." Prooftexts 3 (1983): 263-72.
—.  "Facing the Fictions: Henry Roth's and Philip Roth's Meta-Memoirs."  Prooftexts  18  (1998):  259-75.

—.  "Resisting Allegory; or, Reading 'Eli, the Fanatic' in Tel Aviv."  Prooftexts  21  (2001):  103-12.

Wisse, Ruth R. "Philip Roth Then and Now." Commentary 72.3 (1981): 56-60.
Workman, Mark E. "The Serious Consequences of Ethnic Humor in Portnoy's Complaint." Midwest Folklore 13.7 (1987): 16-26.
Wyatt, David.  “September 11 and Postmodern Memory.”  Arizona Quarterly  65.4  (2009): 139-61.

Zakim, Eric.  "The Cut That Binds: Philip Roth and Jewish Marginality."  Qui Parle  3.2  (1989):  19-40.

Zierler, Wendy. "The Making and Re-making of Jewish-American Literary History." Shofar 27.2 (2009): 69-101.
Ziewacz, Lawrence E.  "Holden Caulfield, Alex Portnoy, and Good Will Hunting: Coming of Age in American Films and Novels."  Journal of Popular Culture  35.1  (2001):  211-18.
Zucker, David.  “The Breath of the Dummy: Philip Roth's Nathan Zuckerman Trilogies.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  22  (2003): 129-44.
Zucker, David J.  “Philip Roth: Desire and Death.”  Studies in American Jewish Literature  23  (2004):  135-44.
—.  "Roth, Rushdie, and Rage: Religious Reactions to Portnoy and The VersesJournal of Ecumenical Studies  43  (2008): 31-44.


Azen, Shirley Primack.  "Laughter and Trembling: Humor, Eiron, and Schlemiel in Greek and Jewish Writing."  Diss.  U of California, Santa Cruz, 1991.
Balter, Barrie.  “American ‘I-deologies’: The Personal and the Political in the Post-Vietnam Novel.”  Diss. City U of New York, 2008.
Barmor, Yitzhak.  "The Father Figure in Jewish-American Literature."  Diss.  Kent State U, 1988.
Baskin, Jason M.  “Embodying Experience: Romanticism and Social Life in the Twentieth Century.  Diss.  Princeton U, 2008.
Benatov, Joseph.  “Looking in the Iron Mirror: Eastern Europe in the American Imaginary, 1958-2001.”  Diss. U of Pennsylvania, 2008.
Blassingame, Susan Kay.  "Blurring the Lines: Richard M. Nixon and Historical/Fictive Boundaries."  Diss.  Texas Christian U, 1993.
Cardon, Lauren S.  “Marrying in and out of Whiteness: Twentieth-Century Intermarriage Narratives.”  Diss.  Tulane U, 2008.
Casteel, Sarah Phillips.  "New World Pastoral: Landscape and Emplacement in Contemporary Writing of the Americas."  Diss.  Columbia U, 2003.
Chandler, Aaron.  “Pursuing Unhappiness: City, Space, and Sentimentalism in Post-Cold War American Literature.”  Diss.  U of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2009.
Cohen, Samuel.  "The Novel of Retrospect in American Fiction of the 1990s: Pynchon, Morrison, Roth."  Diss.  City U of New York, 2003.
Danziger, Marie A.  "Text/Countertext: Fear, Guilt, and Retaliation in Three Postmodern Novels."  Diss.  Boston U, 1992.
Decurtis, Anthony Raymond.  "Contemporary American Fiction and the Process of Fictionalization."  Diss.  Indiana U, 1980.
Dromi, Dalia.  "Configurations of Christ in Jewish and Hebrew Literature."  Diss.  U of California, Los Angeles, 2000.
Edwards, Beverly.  "Zuckerman Bound: The Artist in the Labyrinth."  Diss.  Lehigh U, 1987.
Ehrlich, William A.  “The Happiest Boy in the World.”  Diss. Drew U, 2007.
Fisk, Gloria Lynn.  "Tragic Knowledge in Postmodern Novels."  Diss.  City U of New York, 2003.
Fowler, Marilyn Stachenfeld.  "The Prism of Self: The Fiction of Philip Roth."  Diss.  U of California, San Diego, 1985.
Franco, Dean Joseph.  "Reading the Multicultural Moment: A Theory of American Literature."  Diss.  U of Southern California, 2000.
Fullerty, Matthew H. G.  “The British and American Academic Novel. The “Professorromane”: The Comic Campus, the Tragic Self.”  Diss. George Washington U, 2008.
Furman, Andrew Scott.  "Israel Through the Jewish American Imagination: A Survey of Jewish American Literature on Israel, 1928-1993."  Diss.  Pennsylvania State U, 1995.
George, Alexander.  "Philip Roth's Confessional Narrators: The Growth of Consciousness."  Diss.  Loyola U of Chicago, 1979.

Gerstle, Ellen Lee.  "Constructing Truth and Reality: An Examination of Philip Roth's 'Written and Unwritten Worlds.'"  Diss.  Drew U, 1999.

Gillota, David.  “Belly Laughs: Body Humor in Contemporary American Literature and Film.” Diss.  U of Miami, 2008.
Goldhor, Ruth Anne.  "The Interaction of Rhetoric and Aesthetic in the Artist Tales of Contemporary American-Jewish Writers."  Diss.  U of Texas, Austin, 1993.
Grumberg, Karen.  "The Poetics of Place: Unraveling Home and Exile in Jewish Literature from Israel and the United States."  Diss.  U of California, Los Angeles, 2004.
Hogan, Jerry Bruce.  "The Problem of Identity in the Fiction of Philip Roth."  Diss.  Arizona State U, 1979.
Jaffe-Foger, Miriam.  “Cross-Ethnic Mediums and the Autobiographical Gesture in Twentieth-Century American Literature.”  Diss. Rutgers, 2008.
Kapelovitz, Abbey Poze.  "Mother Images in American-Jewish Fiction."  Diss.  U of Denver, 1985.
Klimek, Julia.  "Conversions and Counter-Narratives: Jewish American Autobiographies in the Twentieth Century."  Diss.  U of California, Davis, 2001.
Lehmann, Sophia Badian.  "In Pursuit of a Past: History and Contemporary American Jewish Literature."  Diss.  State U of New York at Stony Brook, 1997.
Lewis, Robert William.  "Sport and the Fiction of John Updike and Philip Roth."  Diss.  Ohio State U, 1973.
Loschen, Christopher Thomas.  "'A Competent Keyless Citizen': Complex Agency in James Joyce's Ulysses, Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man, and Philip Roth's Operation Shylock."  Diss.  Brandeis U, 1996.
Love, Christopher D. “Creating Tragic Spectators: Rebellion and Ambiguity in World Tragedy.”  Diss.  U of Michigan, 2009.
Mackin, Jonna.  "Subject to Laughter: Comedy and Ethnicity in Contemporary American Fiction."  Diss.  U of Pennsylvania, 2001.
Marino, Andrew.  "Heroic Image in Three American Writers: Norman Mailer, Saul Bellow, and Philip Roth."  Diss.  U of Essex, 1992.
McDaniel, John Noble.  "Heroes in the Fiction of Philip Roth."  Diss.  Florida State U, 1972.
Milowitz, Steven Marc.  "Philip Roth Considered: The Concentrationary Universe of the American Writer."  Diss.  New York U, 1996.
Miller, Martha Gimpel.  "Tevye's Daughters: Jewish Experience and Women's Identity in the United States."  Diss.  U of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2000.
Moran, Joseph Patrick.  "The American Author as Celebrity."  Diss.  U of Sussex, 1995.
Nadon, Robert Joseph.  "Urban Values in Recent American Fiction: A Study of the City in the Fiction of Saul Bellow, John Updike, Philip Roth, Bernard Malamud, and Norman Mailer."  Diss.  U of Minnesota, 1969.
Nyhammer, Diane L. “The Strange Truths about Higher Education: ‘Fictional’ Representations of Organizational Culture and Governance in Four Academic Novels.”  Diss.  Loyola U Chicago, 2007.
Nysenholc, Judith.  "Ghostwriters: Remembering the Holocaust in America."  Diss.  U of Wisconsin - Madison, 1996.

Omer-Sherman, Ranen.  "'Finding One's Own Jerusalem': The Jewish American Narrative Imagination and the Rhetoric of Zionism."  Diss.  U of Notre Dame, 2000.

Pagano, Rachel.  "Depictions of Suburbia in America Fiction."  Diss.  Columbia U, 2001.
Petty, William Reese.  "Writing Ghosts: Counterlives/Counter-Memories in Philip Roth's Later Work."  Diss.  U of Oregon, 1994.
Quart, Babara.  "The Treatment of Women in the Work of Three Contemporary Jewish-America Writers: Mailer, Bellow, and Roth."  Diss.  New York U, 1979.
Radu-Cucu, Sorin. “The Underside of Politics: Postmodernism, Political Mythology and the Cold War.”  Diss.  State U of New York at Buffalo, 2007.
Rand, Naomi Rose.  "Roth, Morrison, and Silko: Studies in Survival."  Diss.  City U of New York, 1995.
Rodgers, Bernard F., Jr.  "Stalking Mr. Reality: The Fiction of Philip Roth."  Diss.  U of Chicago, 1975.
Roth, David Sidney.  "The Strongest Link: A Study of the Family in the Fiction of Three Major Jewish-American Novelists: 1945-70."  Diss.  Kent State U, 1974.
Rothberg, Michael Phillip.  "Documenting Barbarism: Memory, Culture, and Modernity after the 'Final Solution.'"  Diss.  City U of New York, 1995.
Royal, Derek Parker.  "More Than Jewish Mischief: Postmodern Ethnicity in the Later Fiction of Philip Roth."  Diss.  Purdue U, 2000.
Searles, George John.  "The Fiction of Philip Roth and John Updike."  Diss.  State U of New York at Binghamton, 1979.
Steed, Jason Paul.  "Joke-Making Jews/Jokes Making Jews: Essays on Humor and Identity in American Jewish fiction."  U of Nevada, Los Vegas, 2004.
Streip, Katherine Anne.  "Laughter and Resentment: Marcel Proust, Jean Rhys, and Philip Roth."  Diss.  U of California, Berkley, 1996.
Tanenbaum, Laura.  "'Sundered by a Memory;' The Sixties in Historical Novels and Films of the Postwar United States."  Diss.  New York U, 2003.
Taylor, Charles Lavalle, III.  "Figurations of the Family in Fiction by Toni Morrison, John Updike, James Baldwin, and Philip Roth."  Diss.  U of Michigan, 1996.
Taylor, Dale M. “The Discourse of Interracial and Multicultural Identity in 19th- and 20th- Century American Literature.” Diss.  Indiana U of Pennsylvania, 2007.
Tolchin, Karen Rebecca.  "Part Blood, Part Ketchup: Coming of Age in America with J. D. Salinger, Philip Roth, John Irving, Edith Wharton, and Jamaica Kincaid."  Diss.  Brandeis U, 2000.
Vik, Susan Frances.  "A Study of Sexuality in Selected American Novels since 1945."  Diss.  U of Rhode Island, 1981.
Whitton, Steven J.  "The Mad Crusader: The Quest as Motif in the Jewish Fiction of Philip Roth and Bernard Malamud."  Diss.  U of South Carolina, 1973.


The only collection of interviews and profiles on Philip Roth was compiled by George J. Searles as part of the University Press of Mississippi's Literary Conversations Series.  Click the title below for a complete listing of the book's collected interviews.
Conversations with Philip Roth. Ed. by Georges J. Searles. Jackson: UP of Mississippi, 1992.
Uncollected interviews with and profiles on Philip Roth are listed below in chronological order:
"Jewishness and the Younger Intellectuals." Commentary April 1961: 306-359. Symposium.
"Second Dialogue in Israel." Congress Bi-Weekly 16 Sept. 1963: 4-85. Symposium.
"Dialog: Philip Roth." Chicago Tribune Magazine 25 Sept. 1977: 74-75.
Kakutani, Michiko.  "Is Roth Really Writing about Roth?"  New York Times  11 May 1981: C17.
Stern, Richard.  "Roth Unbound."  Saturday Review  June 1981.
"The Book That I'm Writing."  New York Times  12 June 1983, late ed., sec. 7:  12+.
Rothstein, Mervyn.  "The Unbounded Spirit of Philip Roth."  New York Times  1 Aug. 1985: C13.
Span, Paula.  "Roth's Zuckerman Redux; for The Counterlife, Leading His Altered Ego through Life, Death and Renewal."  Washington Post  6 January 1987:  D1.
Adachi, Ken.  "Is Anyone out There Actually Reading?"  Toronto Star  17 Sept. 1988: M3.
"Goodbye Newark: Roth Remembers His Beginnings."  New York Times  1 Oct. 1989, late ed., sec. 7: 14+.
Darling, Lynn.  "His Father's Son."  Newsday  28 January 1991:  56+.
Keyishian, Marjorie.  "Roth Returning to Newark to Get History Award."  New York Times  4 Oct. 1992.
"A Bit of Jewish Mischief."  New York Times Book Review  7 March 1993:  1+.
Fein, Esther B.  "'Believe Me,' Says Roth with a Straight Face."  New York Times  9 March 1993. late ed.:  B1.
Fein, Esther B.  "Philip Roth Sees Double. And Maybe Triple, Too."  New York Times  9 March 1993:  C13.
Cryer, Dan.  "Talking with Philip Roth: Author Meets the Critics."  Newsday  28 March 1993:  40+.
"I Married a Communist Interview."  Houghton Mifflin.  1998.
McGrath, Charles.  "Zuckerman's Alter Brain."  New York Times Book Review  7 May 2000:  8+.
The Roth Explosion: Confessions of a Writer [German title, Mein Leben als Philip Roth]. Dir. Christa Maerker. e-Motion-Picture/SWF, 1998.
"A Conversation with Philip Roth."  Guardian Unlimited.  1 July 2001.,6000,514962,00.html 
Philip Roth at 70.  Interview with David Remnick.  BBC4, London.  19 March 2003.
Interview with David Remnick. Sunday Telegraph (London)  16 March 2003: 4+.  (Excerpts from BBC4 interview, 19 March 2003)
Interview with Terry Gross.  [Originally broadcast 8 May 2000]  Fresh Air: Writers Speak with Terry Gross.  Minneapolis: Highbridge, 2004.  (Also included in Writers Speak: A Collection of Interviews with Writers on Fresh Air with Terry Gross.  Boston: WHYY, 2004)
“Roth Rewrites History with The Plot Against America.” Interview with Robert Siegel. All Things Considered.  23 Sept. 2004.  Natl. Public Radio. WNYC, New York.  (Transcript from interview, “Philip Roth Discusses His Novel The Plot Against America.” LexisNexis.)
“The America That Was, and the Past That Wasn't.” Interview with John Freeman. San Francisco Chronicle  3 October 2004: M2.
“Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novelist Philip Roth.” Interview with Terry Gross. Fresh Air. 11 Oct. 2004.  Natl. Public Radio. WHYY, Philadelphia.  (Transcript from interview, “Author Philip Roth Discusses His New Book The Plot Against America.” LexisNexis.)
Interview with Katie Couric.  Today Show.  NBC.  (Transcript from interview, “Philip Roth Discusses His New Novel, The Plot Against America.” LexisNexis.)
Interview with Jeffrey Brown. News Hour with Jim Lehrer.  [Two-part interview]  27 Oct. 2004 and 10 Nov. 2004.  PBS.
Interview with Kurt Anderson.  Studio 360.  6 Nov. 2004.  WNYC, New York.
“Novelist Philip Roth.”  Interview with Tom Ashbrook.  On Point.  3 Dec. 2004.  WBUR, Boston.
Interview with Michael Krasny.  Forum.  29 Dec. 2004.  KQED, San Francisco.
“Der Tag, als Philip Roth anrief.”  Interview with Nils Minkmar.  Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung.  8 Aug. 2005.
“Ich frage, was wäre…”  Interview with Sacha Verna.  Die Zeit. 18 Aug. 2005. 
McGrath, Charles.  “Why Is This Man Smiling?”  New York Times  4 Sept. 2005, late ed., sec. 2:  1+.
“It No Longer Feels a Great Injustice That I Have to Die.”  Interview with Martin Krasnik.  Trans. Sofie Paisley.  The Guardian  14 Dec. 2005.
“Philip Roth Discusses His Latest Accolade.”  Interview with Terry Gross.  Fresh Air.  28 Dec. 2005.  WHYY, Philadelphia.  (Transcript of interview, “Philip Roth Discusses His Writing Career and the Library of America Publishing his Collected Works.” LexisNexis.)
“Philip Roth, Haunted by Illness, Feels Fine.”  Interview with Charles McGrath.  New York Times  25 Apr. 2006: E6.
“Roth Returns with Life and Death of Everyman.”  Interview with Robert Siegel.  All Things Considered.  2 May 2006.  Natl. Public Radio.  (Transcript of interview, “Roth Returns with Life and Death of Everyman.”  LexisNexis.)
“Philip Roth Discusses Everyman.”  Interview with Terry Gross.  Fresh Air.  8 May 2006 WHYY, Philadelphia.  (Transcript of interview, “Novelist Philip Roth Discusses His New Novel Everyman.”  LexisNexis.)
“Philip Roth’s 21st Century.”  Interview with Mark Lawson.  Mark Lawson Talks to….  BBC4, London.  3 June 2006. 
“Old Age Is a Massacre.”  Interview with Volker Hage.  Spiegel Online.  25 Aug. 2006. 
Interview with Hans Olav Brenner.  Bokprogrammet.  NRK1 (Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation).  27 Aug. 2007. 
“Philip Roth Ponders Aging.”  Interview with John Freeman.  Star-Ledger [Newark, NJ]  23 Sept. 2007, perspective sec.: 1.
"Author Says New Zuckerman Novel to Be the Last."  Interview with Robert Siegel.  All Things Considered.  24 Sept. 2007.  Natl. Public Radio.  (Transcript of interview, “Author Says New Zuckerman Novel to Be the Last.”  LexisNexis.)
"Philip Roth's 'Ghost' Returns."  Interview with Terry Gross.  Fresh Air.  25 Sept. 2007  WHYY, Philadelphia.  (Transcript of interview, “Author Philip Roth on His Latest Novel, Exit Ghost, the Decay of the Human Body and George Plimpton.”  LexisNexis.)
“Roth Says Farewell to Fictional Hero.”  Interview with Hillel Italie.  Associated Press Archive.  27 Sept. 2007.  20 Mar. 2009.
"Roth Says: Goodbye, Nathan."  Interview with Robert J. Hughes.  Wall Street Journal  28 Sept. 2007: W2.  (Online edition at
“In Conversation…”  Interview with Mark Weitzmann.  Washington Post  30 Sept. 2007: BW11.

"Roth on Zuckerman's Curtain Call." Interview with James Mustich. Barnes & Noble Review. 1 Oct. 2007.

"Age Makes a Difference."  Interview with Hermione Lee.  New Yorker  1 Oct. 2007: 56-62.  (Online edition at  Reprinted in The Guardian as "An Audience with Philip Roth,",,2185226,00.html.)
Interview with Mark Lawson.  Front Row. Radio 4. BBC, London  2 Oct. 2007. (Transcript of interview, “Philip Roth: In His Own Words.” Independent.
“Philip Roth: ‘I’m not crazy ... that time is running out.’”  Interview with Johanna Schneller.  Globe and Mail [Canada] 13 Oct. 2007: R1.
"Bush Is Too Horrendous to Be Forgotten."  Interview with Klaus Brinkbäumer and Volker Hage.  Spiegel Online.  8 Feb. 2008.
Trachtenberg, Jeffrey A. "Philip Roth Goes Back to College." The Wall Street Journal 12 Sept. 2008: W1.
Marcus, James. "Philip Roth, on Writing and Being Ticked Off." Los Angeles Times 14 Sept. 2008.
"In Indignation, Roth Draws On His College Days."  Interview with Robert Siegel.  All Things Considered.  15 Sept. 2008.  Natl. Public Radio.  (Transcript of interview, “Author Says New Zuckerman Novel to Be the Last.”  LexisNexis.)
Interview with Philip Dodd.  Night Waves.  15 Sept. 2008.  BBC Radio 3.
Interview with Benjamin Taylor.  16 Sept. 2008.  Live Webcast Sponsored by Houghton Mifflin.
Interview with Robert Hilferty.  Muse TV.  19 Sept. 2008.  Bloomberg Television.  (Portion of interview, "Philip Roth Serves Up Blood and Guts in Indignation,"  can be found at
Interview with Jeff Baker. The Oregonian 21 Sept. 2008: O10. (This is an edited and condensed interivew. The full version is on the Bookmarks literary blog, 18 Sept. 2008.)
"The Story of My Lives." Interview with Robert McCrum. Observer Magazine 21 Sept. 2008: 14+.
"Philip Roth: Indignation." Interview with James Mustich. Barnes & Noble Review. 3 Nov. 2008.
"Last Lion Roaring." Interview with Andrew Corsello. Gentlemen's Quarterly Dec. 2008: 236+.
"Philip Roth Unbound." Interview with Tina Brown. The Daily Beast 21 Oct. 2009. (Transcript of interiview at The Daily Beast.)
"Roth on Roth." Interview with Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg. Wall Street Journal 23 Oct. 2009.
Interview with Kirsty Wark. Newsnight. BBC 2, London. 30 Oct. 2009.