Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 10:40PM
National Book Foundation

My Life as a Man

By Philip Roth

Original Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston

Current Publisher: Vintage

Fiction Finalists That Year:

Fiction Winner That Year: Thomas Williams for The Hair of Harold Roux

Fiction Judges That Year: Stanley Elkin, Elizabeth Hardwick, Richard Locke

The Year in Literature:

More Information: Roth won the National Book Award for Fiction twice: in 1960 for Goodbye, Columbus and in 1995 for Sabbath’s Theater. He was also a Fiction Finalist three other times: in 1980 for The Ghost Writer, in 1984 for The Anatomy Lesson, and in 1987 for The Counterlife.


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