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Philip Roth's Rude Truth: The Art of Immaturity - Posnock, Ross

Has anyone ever worked harder and longer at being immature than Philip Roth? The novelist himself pointed out the paradox, saying that after establishing a reputation for maturity with two earnest novels, he "worked hard and long and diligently" to be frivolous--an effort that resulted in the notoriously immature "Portnoy's Complaint" (1969). ... Read More

Philip Roth's Rude Truth: The Art of Immaturity 2008, Princeton University Press

ISBN-13: 9780691138435

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Philip Roth's Rude Truth: The Art of Immaturity 2006, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691116044

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