Dennis
Dennis asked:

Why'd he choose to be Jewish if he considered Jews nearly as oppressed as blacks?

To answer questions about The Human Stain, please sign up.
Marcia T Maybe to continue punishing himself only not quite as badly as being black? Perhaps because he was familiar with the Jewish community (his coach, teachers, classmates). Possibly because his wife was Jewish? As in all things "Roth" there is no single answer.
Image for The Human Stain
Rate this book
Clear rating

About Goodreads Q&A

Ask and answer questions about books!

You can pose questions to the Goodreads community with Reader Q&A, or ask your favorite author a question with Ask the Author.

See Featured Authors Answering Questions

Learn more