Definition of Ferlinghetti, Lawrence in English:

Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

proper noun

  • (born 1919), US poet and publisher; born Lawrence Ferling; full name Lawrence Monsanto Ferlinghetti. Identified with San Francisco's beat movement, he founded the publishing house City Lights, which produced works such as Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" (1957). Notable works: "A Coney Island of the Mind" (1958) and "Her" (1960).


Ferlinghetti, Lawrence