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Philip Roth

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Gender Male
Death5 years ago
Date of birth March 19,1933
Zodiac sign Pisces
Born Newark
New Jersey
United States
Date of died May 22,2018
New York
United States
Spouse Claire Bloom
Margaret Martinson
Job Author
Education The University of Chicago
Weequahic High School
Bucknell University
Rutgers University
Movies/Shows Indignation
The Humbling
The Human Stain
Portnoy's Complaint
Goodbye, Columbus
Battle of Blood Island
American Pastoral
Siblings Sanford Roth
ParentsHerman Roth
Bess Roth
Influence Saul Bellow
Bernard Malamud
Alessandro Piperno
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Date of Upd.

Goodbye, Columbus
Patrimony: A True Story
The Dying Animal
The Ghost Writer
Sabbath's Theater
The Counterlife
I Married a Communist
When She Was Good
Operation Shylock: A Confession
Exit Ghost
My Life as a Man
The Humbling
The Anatomy Lesson
The Breast
The Great American Novel
Zuckerman Unbound
The Professor of Desire
The Prague Orgy
Our Gang
Letting Go
Reading Myself and Others
The Facts: A Novelist's Autobiography
The conversion of the Jews
The American Trilogy, 1997-2000: American Pastoral, I Married a Communist, The Human Stain
Shop Talk
A Philip Roth Reader
Nemeses: Everyman ; Indignation ; The Humbling ; Nemesis
Novels 2001-2007
Zuckerman Bound
Why Write? Collected Nonfiction, 1960-2013
Conversations with Philip Roth
His Mistress's Voice
Looking at Kafka
Notes for My Biographer
Teatr Sabata
Tricard Dixon et ses copains
American Pastoral
Portnoy's Complaint
The Human Stain
The Plot Against America
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Philip Roth Life story

Philip Milton Roth was an American novelist and short story writer. Roth's fiction—often set in his birthplace of Newark, New Jersey—is known for its intensely autobiographical character, for philosophically ...


Philip roth was an american novelist born on march 19.1933 in newark.New jersey.He was the son of bess and herman roth.He had one older brother.Sandy.He was 5 9" tall.Weighed abuot 160 pound.Sand had blue eyes.He had a slim build.

Education and Career

Roth attended rutgers university and bucknell university.Where he earned his bachelor s degree in english.He then wnet on to earn his master s degree from the university of chicago.Aftre graduating.He began teaching at the university of pennsylvania.He also wrote short stories and novels.Which were published in various magazines and newspapers.


Roth was married tiwce.His first marriage was to margaret martinson in 1959.And they had one daughter.Claudia.They divorced in 1963.He then married actress cliare bloom in 1990.And they divorced in 1995.He had no other children.


Roth was a hgihly successful novelist.And his works have bene translated into more than 30 languages.He won numerous awards.Including the pulitzer prize for fiction in 1998 for his novel american pastoral.He was also awarded the national humanities medal in 1998.


Roth died on may 22.2018 at the age of 85.He was buried in newark.New ejrsey.

Most Important Event

One of the most important events in roth s life was the publication of his novel portnoy s complaint in 1969.The novel was a huge success and was widely praised for its frank and humoorus exploration of jewish identity and sexuality.It was also controversial.And some critics accused roth of being anti-semitic.Despite the controvers.Ythe novel was a major success and establisehd roth as one of the most important american novelists of the 20th century.

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