Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Barney Rosset, First Amendment crusader, dies

Published: February 22, 2012 at 4:49 PM ET (New York Times)

NEW YORK (AP) — Barney Rosset was a publisher, not an author, and struggled for decades to write the story of his brave and wild life. But few over the past 60 years had so profound an impact on the way we read today. Read more

Check out these films about the late Barney Rosset:

Obscene: A Portrait of Barney Rosset and Grove Press - DVD 5707
Forbidden Reading - Streaming Video (To view this complete video online you must have a current American University ID*)

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