Summary: Over the course of an adventured-filled life, now in its tenth decade, Lawrence Ferlinghetti has been many things: a poet, painter, pacifist, publisher, courageous defender of free speech, and owner of San Francisco’s legendary City Lights bookstore. Now the man whose A Coney Island of the Mind became a generational classic reveals yet another facet of his manifold talents, presenting here his...
Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 FERLINGHETTI, LAWRENCE FER
Summary: "A novelistic memoir by famed poet and publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti"--
Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2019
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FER
Summary: Selected works reveal the modern poet's thoughts on personal, social and political concerns.
Publisher / Publication Date: New Directions Pub. Corp. 1973
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 FER
Call number: 811 Ferli
Summary: This incisive and entertaining portrait of American poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti explores his vital role as catalyst for numerous literary careers and for the Beat movement itself. Interviews with Ferlinghetti and others reveal a rich mélange of characters and events that unfolded in postwar America. In 1953 Ferlinghetti opened City Lights Bookstore, which quickly evolved into an iconic...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FER
Contents: October in the railroad earth / Jack Kerouac and Steve Allen -- Gears / Gil Melle -- The Beat generation / Mamie Van Doren -- My baby / Ken Nordine -- Saturn / Sun ra and his Arkestra -- Jackie / Lambert Hendricks & Ross -- Atomic cocktail / Slim Gaillard -- Salt peanuts / Dizzy Gillespie -- Discovery of America / Al "Jazzbo" Collins -- Blue monk / Theonious Monk -- Dog / Lawrence Ferlinghetti...
Format: sound recording-musical
Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Red Records 0000