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Philip Roth

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Cette compilation d'essais et d'entretiens a été conçue par Philip Roth comme le chapitre final de son œuvre, celui où le romancier, qui avait publiquement annoncé la fin de sa carrière littéraire, contemple le fruit d'une vie d'écriture et se prépare au jugement dernier. Il y dévoile les coulisses de son travail, revient sur ses controverses et livre de nombreuses anecdotes où le goût de la fiction le dispute à la stricte biographie. Au fil des trois sections du recueil (dont la dernière, Explications, est inédite en France), chaque page démontre l'acuité et la force de persuasion de celui qui fut un des auteurs essentiels du XXe siècle. Et ne vous laissez pas berner par la promesse initiale : la sincérité avouée de Roth n'est pas la moindre de ses ruses...

Format: Paperback
Published: in France in 2019
Publisher: Gallimard
Pages: 640
Language: French
ISBN 13: 9782072798054
ISBN 10: 2072798051

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