Ghost Writer, The

Ghost Writer, The

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It was the last daylight hour of a December afternoon more than twenty years ago - I was twenty three, writing and publishing my first short stories, and like many a Bildungsroman hero before me, already contemplating my own massive Bildungsroman - when I More info →
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Goodbye, Colombus

Goodbye, Colombus

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The first time I saw Brenda she asked me to hold her glasses. More info →
Human Stain
Operation Shylock

Operation Shylock

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I learned about the other Philip Roth in January 1988, a few days after the New Year, when my cousin Apter telephoned me in New York to say that Israeli radio had reported that I was in Jerusalem attending the trial of John Demjanjuk, the man alleged to b More info →
Portnoy’s Complaint

Portnoy’s Complaint

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She was so deeply imbedded in my consciousness that for the first year of school I seem to have believed that each of my teachers was my mother in disguise. More info →