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Lawrence Ferlinghetti | Lawrence Ferlinghetti

scott-c-holstad's picture
It has been 50 years since Ferlinghetti's classic book A Coney Island of the Mind was released! Simply amazing and it's just held up so well over the years. It remains one of my all-time favorite books of poetry -- I just dig it. :-) Here's a story (http://blogs.guardian.co.uk/books/2008/08/...
tamara-n-palmer's picture
Lawrence Ferlinghetti is the Poet Laureate of San Francisco, and, boy, does he deserve to be. Until a few days ago I had no idea I'd enjoy his work as much as I love this little book, a grand work-in-progress that was first published in 1975 and most recently revised last year, because I never...