Robert L. Bernstein

Robert L. Bernstein served as the president of Random House for twenty-five years. After being sent to Moscow as part of a delegation of American publishers in 1973, he established the organization that became Human Rights Watch. He was the author of Speaking Freely: My Life in Publishing and Human Rights (The New Press).

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News and Reviews

The New Press Remembers Bob Bernstein


The Washington Times

The Washington Times reviews Speaking Freely

The Brian Lehrer Show

Listen to Bob Bernstein's interview on WNYC's The Brian Lehrer Show

Publishers Weekly

Read Publishers Weekly's Q&A with Bob Bernstein


Books by Robert L. Bernstein

Speaking Freely
My Life in Publishing and Human Rights

Robert L. Bernstein