Iconic Beat Poet, City Lights Bookstore Founder Lawrence Ferlinghetti Dies at 101Noted Beat movement poet and the founder of San Francisco's City Lights Booksellers and Publishers Lawrence Ferlinghetti has died at age 101, according to the book store's website.
Online Support Helps City Lights Stave Off Financial Collapse During Coronavirus ClosureWithin days of starting an online fundraising campaign last week, iconic San Francisco independent bookstore City Lights received more than $400,000 from nearly 9,000 contributors.
Coronavirus Shutdown Pushes Landmark San Francisco Bookstore City Lights Toward Financial CollapseSan Francisco's iconic City Lights bookstore is on the brink of collapse as the coronavirus pandemic is forcing the business to keep its doors shut.
Best Local Poets In San FranciscoWhether you’re a poetry lover or a newbie to poetry, you can get inspired by these five local poets and their work.
City Lights, SF’s Beat Generation Landmark, Marks 60th AnniversaryThe San Francisco bookstore that helped launch the Beat Generation into the world spotlight is celebrating it's 60th birthday this weekend.
Best Art Events In North BayThese upcoming exhibits, festivals and galleries are perfect for art lovers.