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Lunch and Learn Online with Izzi Abrams

December 10 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

JCCNS Lunch and Learn online

A Reintroduction to Philip Roth

Join Izzi Abrams for a discussion on the life and legacy of the prolific author, Philip Roth. Roth, who died in 2018, wrote 27 novels including Goodbye Columbus and Portnoy’s Complaint and was a central and controversial figure in American fiction for over 50 years. This talk will focus on two of his later novels, The Plot Against America, a work of alternate history in which Charles Lindbergh becomes president of the United States and Nemesis, a novel that focuses on the outbreak of a polio epidemic in Newark, NJ in the 1940’s.


December 10
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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