‘Philip Roth: The Biography’ by Blake Bailey

Premiere DateApr 8, 2021
00:00 Show Opening
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01:08 Since Grazed Eleventh Dream Day
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01:13 Episode Intro
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03:46 Since Grazed (Cont’d) Eleventh Dream Day
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05:04 Interview with Blake Bailey, Part 1
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16:36 Nothing’s Ever Lost Eleventh Dream Day
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20:28 Interview with Blake Bailey, Part 2
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36:28 Every Time This Day It Rains Eleventh Dream Day
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36:41 Episode Outro
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38:24 Every Time This Day It Rains (Cont’d) Eleventh Dream Day
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42:51 Show Closing
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44:21 Finish
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Appointed by Philip Roth and granted independence and complete access, Blake Bailey spent years poring over Roth’s personal archive, interviewing his friends, lovers, and colleagues, and engaging Roth himself in breathtakingly candid conversations. The result is an indelible portrait of an American master and of the postwar literary scene.

NY Times Review of ‘Philip Roth: The Biography’ by Blake Bailey

Atlantic Review of ‘Philip Roth: The Biography’ by Blake Bailey

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Book Cover and Author headshot images provided by the author’s representative.

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