Lawrence Ferlinghetti
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"Lawrence Ferlinghetti" is an United States/American poet, Painting/painter, Liberalism/liberal activist, and the co-founder of City Lights Bookstore/City Lights Booksellers & Publishers. Author of poetry, translations, fiction, theatre, art criticism, and film narration, he is best known for A Coney Island of the Mind (1958), a collection of poems that has been translated into nine languages, with sales of over one million copies.

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