Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Beat Poet and Publisher, Dies at 101

The longtime owner of San Francisco’s City Light Books stood trial for publishing Allen Ginsberg’s “Howl” Lawrence Ferlinghetti (left) and Allen Ginsberg in 1965 (Photo by M. Stroud/Daily Express/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Lawrence Ferlinghetti, the poet and bookseller whose San Francisco store City Light Books was the nexus of the Beat movement in the 1950s and […]