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Lawrence Ferlinghetti, celebrated Beat poet and publisher, dies aged 101

Ferlinghetti, the publisher behind some of the Beat Generation's most important works and an accomplished poet in his own right, has passed away aged 101.

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9:05pm PST - February 23rd, 2021

Beat poet, publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti dies at 101

Ferlinghetti was known for his City Lights bookstore in San Francisco, an essential meeting place for the Beats and other bohemians in the 1950s and beyond.

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6:45pm PST - February 23rd, 2021

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, poet and activist, dies at 101

He also published landmark works of the Beat movement, including Allen Ginsberg’s poem “Howl.”

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2:15pm PST - February 23rd, 2021

Poet and publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti dies aged 101

Poet and publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti, one of the leading figures of the Beat movement, has died at the age of 101.

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12:50pm PST - February 23rd, 2021

Beat poet, publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti dies at 101

Poet, publisher and bookseller Lawrence Ferlinghetti has died in San Francisco at age 101

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12:17pm PST - February 23rd, 2021

Beat poet, publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti dies at 101

Poet, publisher and bookseller Lawrence Ferlinghetti, who helped launch and perpetuate the Beat movement, has died. He was 101.

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12:10pm PST - February 23rd, 2021

Beat poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti dies at age 101

Ferlinghetti, who played a key role in a free-speech battle after he published Ginsberg's poem "Howl" in 1956, passed away on Monday evening, said City Lights Books on Twitter.

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12:10pm PST - February 23rd, 2021

American poet and writer Lawrence Ferlinghetti has died at age 101: NY Times - Reuters

American poet and political iconoclast Lawrence Ferlinghetti, the poet who inspired generations of writers and artists in San Francisco from his bookstore City Lights has died, the New York Times reported on Tuesday. He was 101.

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11:52am PST - February 23rd, 2021

Beat poet, publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti dies at 101

Poet, publisher and bookseller Lawrence Ferlinghetti has died in San Francisco at age 101

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11:39am PST - February 23rd, 2021

Son says legendary poet and publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti, who helped launch the Beat movement, has died at 101.

Son says legendary poet and publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti, who helped launch the Beat movement, has died at 101.

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11:24am PST - February 23rd, 2021

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, literary citadel of San Francisco, dies at 101 - The Washington Post

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    10:26am PST - February 23rd, 2021

RT @ryandarcy63: The great poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti sadly passed away aged 101.... His 2013 poem 'pity the nation' has so much in common…

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3:25am PDT - April 10th, 2021

RT @ryandarcy63: The great poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti sadly passed away aged 101.... His 2013 poem 'pity the nation' has so much in common…

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3:22am PDT - April 10th, 2021

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11:36pm PDT - April 9th, 2021
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11:03pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

I shall not change my course because those who assume to be better than I desire it. — Lawrence Ferlinghetti

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9:17pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

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8:11pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @lilyinthewind10: Poetry is eternal graffiti written in the heart of everyone. Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Miyamoto Shufu. https://t.co/06R…

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5:34pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

Pity the nation whose people are sheep, and whose shepherds mislead them. Pity the nation whose leaders are liars, whose sages are silenced, and whose bigots haunt the airwaves. Lawrence Ferlinghetti, from "Pity the Nation" (1) #JSFLeadershipThoughts 268

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5:18pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

#JSFPoetryHeals 270 Pity the nation whose people are sheep, and whose shepherds mislead them. Pity the nation whose leaders are liars, whose sages are silenced, and whose bigots haunt the airwaves. Lawrence Ferlinghetti, from "Pity the Nation" (1)

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5:16pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @ryandarcy63: The great poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti sadly passed away aged 101.... His 2013 poem 'pity the nation' has so much in common…

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1:57pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @mrdaviddream: @DJPynchon (For those interested in Ginsberg's Howl, go buy it at https://t.co/AtC39U5X4l. Spend lots of money on them. R…

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12:30pm PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @IASA1966: Celebrating Lawrence #Ferlinghetti: His Life, Poetry, and Legacy April 9th, Friday 7PM EST w/Daniela Gioseffi, Dennis Barron…

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11:11am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @IASA1966: Celebrating Lawrence #Ferlinghetti: His Life, Poetry, and Legacy April 9th, Friday 7PM EST w/Daniela Gioseffi, Dennis Barron…

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11:08am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @IASA1966: Celebrating Lawrence #Ferlinghetti: His Life, Poetry, and Legacy April 9th, Friday 7PM EST w/Daniela Gioseffi, Dennis Barron…

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11:07am PDT - April 9th, 2021
City Lights books and its owner Lawrence Ferlinghetti played a major role in changing the world of poetry. Help us honor Ferlinghetti by reading a poem that he wrote, published, translated or inspired and submit it to our special project: https://t.co/Hh4sgIktrn https://t.co/IAWEh18cz1

City Lights books and its owner Lawrence Ferlinghetti played a major role in changing the world of poetry. Help us honor Ferlinghetti by reading a poem that he wrote, published, translated or inspired and submit it to our special project: https://t.co/Hh4sgIktrn https://t.co/IAWEh18cz1

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11:01am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @ryandarcy63: The great poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti sadly passed away aged 101.... His 2013 poem 'pity the nation' has so much in common…

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10:30am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @ryandarcy63: The great poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti sadly passed away aged 101.... His 2013 poem 'pity the nation' has so much in common…

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10:29am PDT - April 9th, 2021

RT @ryandarcy63: The great poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti sadly passed away aged 101.... His 2013 poem 'pity the nation' has so much in common…

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10:28am PDT - April 9th, 2021