Roth-Ey made 4th Estate/HarperPress publisher

75 related news items in the archive. Now showing page 1 of 1.

Roth on Wellcome Trust shortlist

The Bookseller – 2011-10-06

Written By: Katie Allen Publication Date: Thu, 06/10/2011 - 08:45 Philip Roth’s tale of a polio epidemic has been shortlisted for the £25,000 Wellcome Trust Book Prize, with a six-strong...

At home with Philip Roth: The author confesses he never reads fiction.

Slate – 2011-06-26

The author confesses he never reads fiction.[more ...]

Booker judge quits over Philip Roth selection

CBC – 2011-05-21

Carmen Callil, founder of the feminist publisher Virago, has withdrawn from the Man Booker International Prize jury over the decision to honour U.S. writer Philip Roth.

Booker judge quits over prize for 'suffocating' Philip Roth

The Independent – 2011-05-19

The Man Booker International Prize, which recognises an author's overall contribution to literature, is one of novel-writing's most prestigious prizes.

Man Booker judge resigns in protest over Roth win

Reuters – 2011-05-19

LONDON, May 19 (Reuters Life!) - Feminist author and publisher Carmen Callil resigned from the International Man Booker Prize judging panel in protest after it was awarded to U.S. author Philip Roth.

Philip Roth wins Man Booker International Prize

CBC – 2011-05-18

American author Philip Roth, whose career spans 50 years and includes a 1998 Pulitzer Prize, has been awarded the $100,000 US Man Booker International Prize in Sydney.

Roth awarded Man Booker International Prize

The Bookseller – 2011-05-18

Publication Date: Wed, 18/05/2011 - 09:31 Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Philip Roth has been awarded the £60,000 Man Booker International Prize 2011. The author of The Human Stain and American...

Publisher announces two new Roth novels

Guardian Unlimited – 2009-03-02

Fifty years after Philip Roth sprang onto the literary scene with his critically acclaimed debut Goodbye, Columbus, his publisher has announced details of the 75-year-old author's 30th and 31st...

Arts, Briefly: On the Horizon: Novels by Philip Roth

New York Times – 2009-02-26

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced “The Humbling,” which is scheduled for the fall, and “Nemesis,” scheduled for 2010.

“Joseph Roth: A Life in Letters,” translated and edited by Michael Hofmann

The Washington Post – 2012-02-16

About a dozen or so years ago, I decided to review a novel by Joseph Roth called “The Tale of the 1002nd Night.” At the time, I knew almost nothing about Roth (1894-1939), except that he was...

Interview: Veronica Roth on her book 'Insurgent' and feminism

Los Angeles Times – 2012-05-01

In Veronica Roth's bestseller "Divergent," a young woman chooses to leave her family and align herself with a group that seems better suited to her true identity.

Not Just for Kids: 'Insurgent' by Veronica Roth

Los Angeles Times – 2012-05-06

'Insurgent,' the second installment of Veronica Roth's 'Divergent' trilogy, follows lead characters Tris and Tobias as their bond is battle-tested when they rise up against their dystopian society's...

Philip Roth honoured with Asturias lit prize

CBC – 2012-06-06

U.S. author Philip Roth has been named winner of Spain's 2012 Prince of Asturias prize for literature in recognition of his formidable contribution to American literature.

Philip Roth wins top Spanish literary award

Hindustan Times – 2012-06-07

US writer Philip Roth, whose works include the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “American Pastoral”, has been awarded Spain’s prestigious Prince ...

The Internet Stain of a Philip Roth Wikipedia Entry

The Atlantic Wire – 2012-09-08

Ten years after someone first wrote a Wikipedia entry for Philip Roth's best-selling novel The Human Stain, published in 2000, the great author has discovered the latest...

Philip Roth encounters trouble editing his own Wikipedia page

The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-09-14

When Philip Roth attempted to correct a Wikipedia entry about his novel 'The Human Stain,' he was told he needed secondary sources.

Philip Roth: “I’m done” – 2012-11-09

The most decorated living American author quietly announces his retirement in an interview with a French magazine

Author Philip Roth says he is done with writing

Yahoo! News – 2012-11-10

(Reuters) - Seminal American author Philip Roth, whose novels explored modern Jewish-American life, has told a French magazine that he will write no more books because he has lost his passion for it....

Literary Lion Philip Roth Calls it a Day

Publishing Perspectives – 2012-11-11

"I do not want to read, to write more,” says novelist Philip Roth. "Enough is enough! I no longer feel this fanaticism to write that I have experienced in my life.”

Philip Roth announces his retirement

The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-11-14

Philip Roth says his novel 'Nemesis,' which was released in 2010, was his last book.

Philip Roth's retirement from writing is mourned by a former student

The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-11-30

A former Iowa Writers Fiction Workshop participant who studied under Roth wonders how a teacher who instilled in him a deep love of fiction can be throwing in the towel.

Philip Roth names the best of his own books

Yahoo! News – 2013-01-16

NEW YORK ( - Philip Roth says that since retiring from writing, he wakes up each morning and has a glass of orange juice. Then he goes back to bed and reads. "I'm doing fine...

New York magazine asks 28 men and five women to assess Philip Roth – 2013-02-27

Seriously? Twenty-eight to 5? This is why we need to keep talking about gender imbalance in the literary world

Would Philip Roth Be Asked The Same Question?

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-05-03

Novelist Claire Messud rankled when an interviewer asked her if she's like to be friends with her most recent novel's grim main character. Was the interviewer being sexist?

'Divergent' author Veronica Roth will pen four original short stories

The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-06-25

Veronica Roth will release four short stories written from the point of view of 'Divergent' hero Four. The first will be released a month before the last book in the trilogy comes out.

I should have slept with Philip Roth – 2013-07-01

"Would you like to taste one of my cherries?" the great writer asked me, flirtatiously. And then I blew it

Philip Roth inspired my very feminist sex life – 2013-09-21

Roth's not a misogynist -- he worships women's sexual power, and he taught me to celebrate mine

Philip Roth's Letter To The New York Times

The Huffington Post – 2013-10-05

To the Editor: In Bookends (Sept. 17), Pankaj Mishra writes, “Philip Roth seemed almost envious of writers in Communist Eastern Europe, who had gained moral prestige and authority through their...

Alec Baldwin's Tribute To Philip Roth

The Huffington Post – 2013-10-16

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Alec Baldwin was among the readers at a midday tribute to Philip Roth, the only living novelist to have his complete works published by the Library of America. Hundreds...

Veronica Roth's 'Divergent' finale, 'Allegiant,' is released

The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-10-23

The final book in Roth's trilogy was released today

Veronica Roth's 'Divergent' finale, 'Allegiant,' is released (+video)

The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-10-23

The final book in Roth's trilogy was released today.

Philip Roth is wrong about elderly sex – 2013-11-17

Macho novelists wail about the loss of potency. But intimacy can be deeper than they imagine

‘Parrots Over Puerto Rico,’ by Susan L. Roth, Cindy Trumbore and Susan L. Roth

The Washington Post – 2013-12-04

Open this book, after you have admired its gorgeous, wordless cover, and you will need to turn it sideways. The paper-and-fabric collages and the succinctly informative text are laid out so that you...

Roth Tops in Social Media

Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-01

Veronica Roth’s Divergent, the first book in her wildly popular series of the same name, was the most-talked-about title on social media in January.

iBooks Bestsellers: Can't Stop Roth

Publishers Weekly – 2014-01-02

Divergent, the first book in Veronica Roth's immensely popular trilogy of the same name, was, once again, the top selling paid book in Apple's iBooks store.

iBooks Bestsellers: Roth's Hot Streak Continues

Publishers Weekly – 2013-12-26

Veronica Roth's Divergent trilogy continues to sell well in Apple's iBookstore, with all three books in the trilogy among the top five for the week ending December 23.

iBooks Bestsellers: Roth Back at Number One

Publishers Weekly – 2014-02-26

The titular book in Veronica Roth's Divergent trilogy took the top spot on Apple's iBooks bestseller list for the week ended February 24.

iBooks Bestsellers: Roth Hangs on to Top Spots

Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-04

Two titles in Veronica Roth's Divergent trilogy, once again, held the top two spots on Apple's iBooks bestseller list.

Not Philip Roth: “The modern Golden Age you speak of is one of fraudulency and pretense” – 2014-03-03

The New York Times presented a Swedish interview with Roth this weekend. This is sort of how it went

Veronica Roth to receive library award

Chicago Tribune – 2014-03-11

Sandburg Award goes to Doris Kearns Goodwin, Larry McMurtryChicago author Veronica Roth will receive the 21st Century Award from the Chicago Public Library Foundation and the Chicago Public Library,...

Roth dominates US top ten

The Bookseller – 2014-03-13

Veronica Roth reclaimed her position at the summit of the US book chart last week after...

'Divergent' Author Veronica Roth On The Upcoming Film Adaptation

The Huffington Post – 2014-03-19

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — "Divergent," the latest young adult novel poised to become a blockbuster movie, meets all the criteria for the YA genre: The movie is adapted from a best-seller; the...

US charts: Roth rides roughshod over Rush

The Bookseller – 2014-03-20

Rush Limbaugh narrowly missed the overall number one spot in the US top 100 in the week to 16th...

iBooks Bestsellers: Lewis Unseats Roth

Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-08

For the first time in nearly two months, Apple has a new top seller.

iBooks Bestsellers: Roth Back on Top

Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-16

After a brief stint at #1, Michael Lewis's "Flash Boys" fell four spots to #5 on Apple's iBooks bestseller list.

Veronica Roth Added to BookCon Program

Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-06

Bestselling author Veronica Roth has been added to the list of A-list literary names that will headline events at the consumer show following BookExpo America, BookCon.

Philip Roth To Appear On 'The Colbert Report'

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-23

NEW YORK (AP) — Philip Roth, one of the world's eminent men of letters, is apparently confused about the meaning of the word "retirement." All it took to upend his latest farewell was an...

U.S. author Philip Roth to retire after final interview with the BBC

Yahoo! News – 2014-05-19

U.S. writer Philip Roth, one of the world's most revered novelists, confirmed he will retire from writing and public appearances in a final interview with the BBC. Roth, 81, who has written more...

Ewan McGregor said to be on board to star in a film version of Philip Roth's 'American Pastoral'

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-06-26

'Salt' director Phillip Noyce is reported to be signed on to direct the film.

Kids dabble in Roth's dystopian universe at Camp Divergent

Chicago Tribune – 2014-06-27

"I'm going to show you guys some cool self-defense stuff today," Mike Corey tells the group of kids clumped around him on the Naper Settlement lawn one bright morning. "Everybody has dental...

'Divergent' Author Veronica Roth Talks Writing Her Best-Selling Franchise BEFORE Graduating College

The Huffington Post – 2014-07-24

If you've ever wondered how to write a hugely successful young adult fiction franchise before college graduation, "Divergent" author Veronica Roth might be a good person to talk to. The 25-year-old...

Roth maintains top spot on US charts

The Bookseller – 2014-07-24

Veronica Roth maintains her position at the top of the US book charts with a second week at the...

Wondros Signs Gooding, Roth Joins RSA and More Production Moves

Advertising Age – 2014-07-30

Los Angeles production company Wondros has signed British director and photographer James Gooding to its roster. Gooding has directed work for brands Allianz, Samsung, Honda and Toshiba; for agencies...

World's richest authors list joined by Veronica Roth, Gillian Flynn and John Green

The Guardian – 2014-09-09

Three new names added to highest earners' ranking, topped as ever by runaway bestseller James PattersonNovelist Veronica Roth, just 26 years old, earned $17m (£10.5m) last year thanks to her...

How Dan Roth became the most powerful editor in business publishing

Digiday – 2014-10-06

When Dan Roth left Fortune for LinkedIn, the publishing world thought he was crazy. Now he holds publishing's most powerful editorial position. The post How Dan Roth became the most powerful editor...

Marginalia’s moment: Philip Roth, Don DeLillo and the joys of writing in books – 2014-12-12

It's time to stop fetishizing books as sacred objects and start happily defacing them

HarperCollins signs new Roth titles

The Bookseller – 2015-03-03

HarperCollins has acquired two new titles by bestselling YA author Veronica Roth. Katherine Tegen, vice president andpublisher of her eponymous imprint at HarperCollins Children’s Books in the US,...

Veronica Roth writing new book series

Chicago Tribune – 2015-03-02

Veronica Roth fans can start the countdown.

Veronica Roth says she's 'in love' with her new two-book project

The Christian Science Monitor – 2015-03-03

Veronica Roth, author of the 'Divergent' series, will release a two-book series in 2017 and 2018.

Divergent author Veronica Roth is writing TWO new books

The Guardian – 2015-03-02

Newsflash! Divergent fans, sit down, take a deep breath and get ready to read Veronica Roth’s new duologyAttention all you Divergent fans! Put down your books, pick up your calendars and rejoice at...

Veronica Roth on 'Insurgent' film adaptation

Chicago Tribune – 2015-03-19

Young-adult author Veronica Roth admits she was a bit starstruck the first time she met Kate Winslet, who plays sinister Erudite leader Jeanine Matthews in the film adaptations of Roth's wildly...

'Insurgent' Author Veronica Roth Opens Up About Complicated Female Characters

The Huffington Post – 2015-03-20

"The Divergent Series: Insurgent" protagonist Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is physically strong, but she's not a stock "strong female character." Like actual human beings, she's a lot of different...

Eli Roth's 'Green Inferno' devours the Internet's 'social justice warriors'

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-10

Horror director Eli Roth is done with your clicktivism attitudes. The "social justice warriors" of the Internet are now the latest crop of victims in Roth's movie, "The Green Inferno." A seemingly...

BEA 2016: Veronica Roth: Making Her Mark

Publishers Weekly – 2016-05-14

Veronica Roth describes herself as totally “pumped” that BookCon this year is taking place here in the Windy City.

Tim Roth is superb in quietly powerful drama 'Chronic'

Los Angeles Times – 2016-09-29

For a drama that’s as quiet and circumspect as “Chronic,” it’s a decidedly bold film, one that pulls few punches as it slowly peels away the emotional layers of its complex protagonist. It...

Staff Pick: 'American Pastoral' by Philip Roth

Publishers Weekly – 2016-09-30

Assistant news editor John Maher recommends 'American Pastoral' by Philip Roth, the winner of the 1997 Pulitzer Prize in fiction and the subject of an upcoming film adaptation starring and directed...

A Scene Right Out of Philip Roth: His Books Come Home to Newark’s Library

The New York Times – 2016-10-26

Philip Roth revisiting areas where he grew up in Newark.

Roth, Coetzee, Amis join in authors' letter to Trump

The Bookseller – 2017-02-24

Philip Roth, Zadie Smith, J M Coetzee and Anne Tyler are among 65 leading writers joining with PEN America in an open letter to President Donald Trump, urging him to reconsider his travel...

Books: Daniel Handler goes Philip Roth, Nora Ephron is celebrated and a look at the controversial history of John Smelcer

Los Angeles Times – 2017-08-26

Welcome to books this week! First, a couple of stories that you can find only online: THE BIG STORY John Smelcer’s YA book “Stealing Indians” is a finalist for the recently announced PEN Center...

A former lover of Philip Roth has published a novel about a writer like Philip Roth

The Washington Post – 2018-02-24

In “Asymmetry,” an exquisite debut novel by Lisa Halliday, publishing assistant Alice embarks on a love affair with an American literary lion.

Tyler, Lowe and McCartney turn out for Roth's book launch

The Bookseller – 2018-02-28

Liv Tyler, Daisy Lowe and Stella McCartney attended the book launch of meditation expert Bob Roth. The event took place at the Wellington Arch in Hyde Park on Monday evening (26th February) to...

Vintage pays tribute to literary giant Philip Roth

The Bookseller – 2018-05-24

Vintage has paid tribute to Pulitzer Prize and Man Booker International Prize-winning author Philip Roth as "one the greatest American novelists of the 20th century” following his death at the age...

Philip Roth, Titan of American Fiction, Dies at 85

Publishers Weekly – 2018-05-23

“The struggle with writing is done.” The Newark-born novelist, whose prolific output was matched perhaps only by his facility with the English language, died of congestive heart failure in...

Influential American Novelist Philip Roth Dies At 85

The Huffington Post – 2018-05-23

The Morning Email: The author, winner of most major book awards, died in New York from congestive heart failure.

75 Publishing News in the directory.