Barney Rosset

Barney Rosset is the former owner of Grove Press and current publisher and editor-in-chief of the Evergreen Review.

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Remembering Barney Rosset

Friday, May 11, 2012

In 1951, Grove Press was a tiny, almost-defunct publisher with just three titles in its catalog. But then Barney Rosset took over and, with a few choice books, helped push America past its Puritanical roots and into the sexual revolution. His memorial was held this week – he died a few months ago at the age of 89. In an interview from 2008, Brooke talks to Rosset about fighting charges of obscenity over books like Naked Lunch and Tropic of Cancer.

 

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