Ira Nadel

Ira Nadel

Ira Nadel is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada as well as Professor Emeritus and Distinguished University Scholar at the University of British Columbia.

Interviews with Ira Nadel

The Best Philip Roth Books, recommended by Ira Nadel

Philip Roth was one of the great contemporary American novelists. He wrote about what he saw when he looked in the mirror, even when he didn’t like it, and claimed his only real interest was writing about what made him feel uncomfortable. Roth’s literary biographer, Ira Nadel, Professor Emeritus at the University of British Columbia, talks us through Philip Roth’s novels and explains why they’re worth reading.

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