Philip Roth Studies

Philip Roth Studies
Semi-Annually, Print Only

Aims and Scope

Philip Roth Studies, a peer-reviewed semiannual journal published by Purdue University Press in cooperation with the Philip Roth Society, welcomes all writing pertaining entirely or in part to Philip Roth, his fiction, and his literary and cultural significance. Recently-published articles include "It Is Happening Here: The Plot Against America and the Political Movement," and "Impotence and the Futility of Liberation in Portnoy's Complaint."

Additional Information

Philip Roth Studies is published by Purdue University Press.


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Derek Parker Royal is the founder of the Philip Roth Society as well as founding executive editor of the peer-reviewed journal Philip Roth Studies. He is the coauthor of Philip Roth’s American Pastoral (2011) as well as the editor of Philip Roth: New Perspectives on an American Author (2005) and Unfinalized Moments: Essays in the Development of Contemporary Jewish American Narrative (2011). His essays on American literature and comics have appeared in such journals as Contemporary Literature, Modern Fiction Studies, Modern Drama, Studies in the Novel, Critique, MELUS, Shofar, Studies in American Jewish Literature, ImageTexT, International Journal of Comic Art, The Mark Twain Annual, and Poe Studies/Dark Romanticism. He also is the cohost and producer of the weekly comics podcast The Comics Alternative.


Ethical Standards and Misconduct Policy

PRS follows Purdue University Press's ethical standards and misconduct policy for journals, found here.