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NEW YORK  | Philip Roth, fearless and celebrated author, dies at 85

NEW YORK —Philip Roth, the prize-winning novelist and fearless narrator of sex, death, assimilation and fate, from the comic madness of “Portnoy’s Complaint” to the elegiac lyricism of “American Pastoral,” died Tuesday night at age 85. Roth’s literary agent, Andrew Wylie, said that the author died in a New York City hospital of congestive heart … Continue reading NEW YORK  | Philip Roth, fearless and celebrated author, dies at 85