Philip Lopate is the author of Against Joie de Vivre, Bachelorhood, The Rug Merchant, Being with Children, and Confessions of Summer. A recipient of Guggenheim and National Endowment for the Arts fellowships, his works have appeared in Best American Essays, The Paris Review, Pushcart Prize annuals, and many other publications. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, and is Adams Professor of English at Hofstra University.
On Three Pillars: Torah, Worship, and the Practice of Loving Kindness - The Synagogues of BrooklynPhillip Lopate
Totally, Tenderly, Tragically: Essays and Criticism From a Lifelong Love Affair With the MoviesPhillip Lopate