“Philip Roth Unbound”: Illuminating a Literary Legacy
Join New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) for Philip Roth Unbound, a weekend-long festival that will celebrate, challenge, and explore the life, legacy, and work of novelist and Newark native Philip Roth, on what would have been his 90th birthday weekend.
Beginning Friday, March 17 and ending Sunday, March 19, NJPAC will host a three-day series of entertaining and engaging events, featuring over 40 of the most prominent writers, actors, journalists, artists, and public intellectuals working today. Designed to appeal to audiences of all backgrounds, whatever their level of familiarity with Roth’s work, the program will include star-studded readings, conversations, comedy, controversy, and debate that will explore the significance and impact of Roth’s unique literary legacy utilizing his writing as a springboard to explore the broader questions it raises about life in America today.
General admission is $40 and can be purchased online at https://bit.ly/3w7nBEo or by calling NJPAC Ticket Sales and Services at 888.MY.NJPAC.
NJPAC is located at 1 Center Street in Newark.