Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 July 2007

256 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719074257

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Philip Roth

David Brauner

Published by Manchester University Press

Contemporary American and Canadian Writers MUP

  • A groundbreaking study of the most important contemporary American novelist, Philip Roth
  • Offers a highly accessible, informative and persuasive view of Roth as an intellectually adventurous and stylistically brilliant writer who constantly reinvents himself
  • The first study to situate Roth in the broader context of contemporary American fiction, whilst also paying attention to his rhetorical brilliance
  • Discusses Roth's work in relation to other fiction by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Thomas Pynchon, Tim O'Brien and Brett Easton Ellis amongst others

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