Video: “Ferlinghetti: His Life and His Work” Panel Discussion


Video by Tate Swindell

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, legendary poet, painter, and cofounder of the City Lights Booksellers & Publishers, celebrated his 100th birthday on March 24th, 2019. The Beat Museum hosted a panel discussion of Ferlinghetti’s life and work with SF Poet Laureate emeritus Jack Hirschman; poet and Ferlinghetti biographer Neeli Cherkovski; poet and artist Agneta Falk-Hirschman; and photographer/filmmaker Christopher Felver.