Philip Roth: A Legend for Our Time, Part 1

Philip Roth: A Legend for Our Time

This is a series of programs designed to highlight the work and life of Philip Roth, an American Jewish author.
Included are a lecture, short story discussion, film and book discussion.

Wednesday, March 27, 7:30 p.m. – Roth’s Life and Work.  Rabbi Lance Sussman provides the historical setting for Roth’s writing, a look at his body of work, and an analysis of who he was.

Tuesday, April 2, 1:00 p.m. – A Short story discussion on “I Always Wanted You to Admire My Fasting” led by Evonne Kruger. Copies of the story are available in the library.

Wednesday, April 3, 7:00 p.m. – Film showing: “Goodbye Columbus (1969)”

Tuesday April 9, 1:00 p.m. – Repeat film showing: “Goodbye Columbus (1969)”

Tuesday, April 30, 1:00 p.m. – Book Discussion led by Isaak Kruger on The Plot Against America (2004).