The Human Stain

  title={The Human Stain},
  author={Pamela Lyon and F. Keijzer},
  • Pamela Lyon, F. Keijzer
  • Published 2001
  • Shofar
  • The Human StainIf Saul Bellow's early novel, The Adventures of Augie March, inspired Roth at the beginning of his career to write about a generation of Jews younger than the immigrant Jews of Malamud's fiction, a generation characterized less by victimization than by one "steeped in America, its freedom and talk, its energies and superabundance," as David Remnick reports in his recent New Yorker profile (May 8, 2000), then Bellow's later novels -- his novels of contemplation -- may have… CONTINUE READING
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