Nathan Zuckerman is a recurring character in many Philip Roth novels.
These included Philip Roth, one of the judges for the National Book Award in 1972, awarded to Mr. Moritz for his first novel.
Nicole Krauss -- The History of Love
American publishers boast long lists of contemporary writers with international reputations, such as Kurt Vonnegut, John Updike, Philip Roth, Saul Bellow, Norman Mailer, Gore Vidal, Joan Didion, Susan Sontag, E. L. Doctorow, and Pat Conroy—to name a few.
Robert MacNeil and William Crane -- Do You Speak American?