Peri/od/ical: City Lights Journal (1963 - 66 / 1978 ) | Lawrence Ferlinghetti

City Lights Journal 1, 1963                                      City Lights Journal 2, 1964
City Lights Journal 3, 1966                                          City Lights Journal 4, 1978

City Lights Journal 1-3 (1963-1966) / Edited by Lawrence Ferlinghetti
(A fourth and last number would appear in 1978) / San Francisco

City Lights was the nation’s first all-paperback bookstore founded in 1953.

Allen Ginsberg, Neal Cassady, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, and friends in front of Ferlinghetti’s City Lights Books shop, San Francisco, 1956 Photo: Peter Orlovsky

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Poetry is the shadow cast by our streetlight imaginations.

Poetry is a naked woman, a naked man, and the distance between them.^

We have seen the best minds of our generation destroyed by boredom at poetry readings. *

Fuck Art, let's Dance!

Lawrence Ferlinghetti / ^Poetry as Insurgent Art / 2007 / *Wild Dreams of a New Beginning / 1988 /


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