Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Bob Rosenthal is a writer and poet who studied under Paul Carroll, Ted Berrigan, Joel Oppenheimer, Bernadette Mayer, and Alice Notley. He worked as Allen Ginsberg’s secretary for twenty years until Ginsberg’s death, was an associate producer on the 2010 film Howl, and currently is a chief advisor to his estate. Rosenthal is working on a chronicle of the business of Allen Ginsberg.
The Paris Review has posted an excerpt from Rosenthal's Cleaning Up New York, out now from The Little Bookworm. Read it here.