The Original Bebop Man Bob Kaufman

New Orleans native Bob Kaufman aka the Original Bebop Man was thrown into a San Francisco jail 39 times in 1959. His crimes? Reciting his poetry on the streets. He got tossed in the can so frequently that his friends kept a tip jar on hand emblazoned with “Bob Kaufman bail fund.” more

About RL Reeves Jr

I'm a writer living and working in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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