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Wikipedia Tells Author Philip Roth He's Not "Credible Source" For His Own Book

Wikipedia Tells Author Philip Roth He's Not "Credible Source" For His Own Book

Adriana Lee

Right there on the Wikipedia page for renowned author Philip Roth’s book was a glaring error: “The Human Stain” wasn’t inspired by writer Anatole Broyard, as it stated. It was inspired by an incident involving Roth’s pal, Princeton prof Melvin Tumin. (Now imagine that — an inaccuracy on Wikipedia? Shockers.) One lone voice spoke up about the error in the online reference page. And for...