“Call It Sleep” by Henry Roth, one of the great and enduring novels of the Jewish immigrant experience in America, was first published in 1934. Only now, 15
years after his death, are we able to read Roth’s last novel, “An American Type” (Norton, $25.95). Between these two...
Rahat’s week from Hell
Bibi must stop an Iran bomb even if it offends Obama
Moving and shaking: Bet Tzedek, Beit T’Shuvah and Forbes
Funding for survivor services sees a big jump in 2015
A day in the life of the (model) Knesset
Rabbi Ariel Rav-Noy, shliach at Chabad Persian Youth Center, dies suddenly at 36
Me and La Migra
Poem: Funky Fuchsia
Tag: Henry Roth
June 15, 2010 | 4:47 pm
October 13, 2005 | 8:00 pm
"Redemption: The Life of Henry Roth" by Steven Kellman (Norton).
Until now, there has been no full-scale biography of Henry Roth, whose 1934 novel, "Call It Sleep," is considered a masterpiece of American literature. That book, a portrait in grim realism of a Jewish immigrant child's...