Jeanne-Rose Arn is a member of the Harvard Law School LL.M. Class of 2016.

Goodbye, Columbus by Philip Roth

Editor’s note: Jeanne-Rose Arn wrote this paper while she was an LL.M. student at HLS for a course called “The Fiction and Biography of Philip Roth: A Meditation on American Identity.” We present it here. Goodbye, Columbus is a story about assimilation and about social ascension. But perhaps more importantly it is an initiation novella, […]