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Rothenberg (Jerome) Papers
MSS 0010  
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Description
Papers of Jerome Rothenberg, American poet, performance artist, editor, translator, and teacher.
Background
Jerome Rothenberg was born in New York City in 1931, the son of Morris and Estelle Lichtenstien Rothenberg. He graduated from the City College of New York in 1952 and the following year received a Master's Degree in Literature from the University of Michigan. He spent the years 1953-1955 in the U.S. Army, stationed in Mainz, Germany, and returned for further graduate studies at Columbia University from 1956 to 1959.
Extent
91.5 Linear feet (198 archives boxes, 6 card file boxes, 15 flat boxes, and 1 map case folder)
Restrictions
Publication rights are held by the creator of the collection.
Availability
Original sound recordings throughout the collection are restricted. Patrons must request user copies be produced.