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By Yael Ella On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Philip Roth Giant of American Literature Dies

  Philip Roth, the American Jewish novelist, and one of the pre-eminent figure in 20th century literature died on Tuesday night of congestive heart. His death was confirmed by a close friend, Judith Thurman, The More...

By Lily Bethlehem On Monday, October 27th, 2014

‘Listen Up, Philip’ Brings Philip Roth to the Screen (Or Maybe Not)

Alex Ross Perry’s third feature film may not ostensibly be about the iconic American novelist Philip Roth, but with its curly-cue typeface titles reminiscent of the script from the cover of Portnoy’s More...

By Lily Bethlehem On Sunday, October 12th, 2014

The Annual Literary Kvetch: Philip Roth Overlooked for the Nobel Prize Yet Again

–     It has become an annual tradition like the Jewish holidays (which ironically fall when the news reaches us this year): Philip Roth, the greatest living American novelist has been snubbed More...

By Vered Weiss On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Philip Roth’s Retirement In The Spotlight: The Humbling and American Pastoral

–   American novelist Philip Roth may have announced his retirement a few years back, but his declaration that he is putting down his pen has been accompanied by surge of interest in the author’s More...

By Jewish Business News Correspondent On Thursday, March 7th, 2013
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Philip Roth is the most highly regarded author in America

– Philip Roth Flickr Madison Guy – / By Dorit Silberman / Philip Roth is the most highly regarded author in America, this fact was established by a survey performed by Vulture the site run by the More...

By Tibi Singer On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Philippe de Rothschild Succeeds Mom at Winemaker

A BPDR e-mail statement, following the death of Baroness Philippine on Aug. 22, has announced that Philippe Sereys de Rothschild, 51, the Baroness’ first born son, will be the next chairman of Baron More...

By Vered Weiss On Sunday, August 24th, 2014

The Days of Wine And Roses: Baroness Philippine de Rothschild Passes Away at 80

Baroness Phillippine de Rothschild played many roles in her life, including a 30 year acting career under the name Philippine Pascal. When her father died, she became president of the supervisory board and More...

By Shai Genish On Monday, May 1st, 2017

Sacha Baron Cohen to star in New Comedy as disgraced BHS owner Sir Philip Green

  Sacha Baron Cohen is to star in a forthcoming comedy called ‘Greed’, as billionaire, inspired by former BHS owner Sir Philip Green, as Sun reported. Or, at least inspired by those “billionaire More...

By Jewish Business News On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Philips and Mitsubishi invest In Israeli Internet-of-Things Startup PointGrab

Israeli Internet-of-Things startup PointGrab has raised $7 million for its advanced sensor technology for smart buildings. The investors include new partners – Philips Lighting, the global leader in More...

By Carl Kaminsky On Friday, October 21st, 2016

Phillip Roth’s ‘American Pastoral’ Made Into Really BAD Movie

  Phillip Roth’s classic novel “American Pastoral” has finally been made into a movie. Unfortunately the critics hate it. The movie review site Rotten Tomatoes has given “American Pastoral” More...

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