Philip Roth On 'The Plot Against America' Roth's 2004 novel, 'The Plot Against America,' is an alternative history which imagines Nazi sympathizer Charles Lindbergh beats FDR in the 1940 presidential election and the U.S. sides with the Germans in WWII. We'll listen back to Terry Gross' interview with Roth about the novel, and TV critic David Bianculli will review the new HBO miniseries that's based on the book.

Film critic Justin Chang reviews 'Never Rarely Sometimes Always' about a teenage girl in small-town Pennsylvania who decides to have an abortion.
NPR logo

Philip Roth On 'The Plot Against America'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/815409192/815479556" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Philip Roth On 'The Plot Against America'

Philip Roth On 'The Plot Against America'

Philip Roth On 'The Plot Against America'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/815409192/815479556" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Roth's 2004 novel, 'The Plot Against America,' is an alternative history which imagines Nazi sympathizer Charles Lindbergh beats FDR in the 1940 presidential election and the U.S. sides with the Germans in WWII. We'll listen back to Terry Gross' interview with Roth about the novel, and TV critic David Bianculli will review the new HBO miniseries that's based on the book.

Film critic Justin Chang reviews 'Never Rarely Sometimes Always' about a teenage girl in small-town Pennsylvania who decides to have an abortion.