Philip Roth, Author of Pulitzer Prize winning novel American Pastoral, dies at 85.

American author Philip Roth, who won the Pulitzer Prize in 1997 for his novel American Pastoral has died at 85, according to The NY Times. Roth, who started out as an actor, was born in Newark New Jersey in it’s lower middle class, Jewish neighborhood of Weequahic. It was his birthplace where Roth’s fiction wouldContinue reading “Philip Roth, Author of Pulitzer Prize winning novel American Pastoral, dies at 85.”