Virtual Variations: Philip Roth Revealed

Join Patricia Volk and Benjamin Taylor for an adventurous conversation on the love of books, the art of memoir—and the secret life of literary titan Philip Roth. Tune in on Nov 18 for a virtual cocktail hour! Your ticket supports our mission.

Benjamin Taylor’s widely acclaimed books include the collected letters of Saul Bellow, an award-winning biography of Marcel Proust, and Here We Are: My Friendship with Philip RothThe New Yorker has praised the “voluptuous erudition” of his writing and Roth called him one of our “most original” novelists, “exuberant and charming.”

Patricia Volk is the bestselling author of six volumes of fiction and nonfiction. Naming it a Best Book of the Year, NPR praised Shocked: My Mother, Schiaparelli and Me as “a brilliant and boisterous memoir that breaks new ground.” The Wall Street Journal called it “delightful” and “disarming.”  Volk is a contributor to The Atlantic, New York, The New York Times and The New Yorker.

Philip Roth Revealed is part of Yaddo Variations, our national benefit series. To receive your Zoom invite, register now via the link below.  Space is limited!

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