Writers :: Lawrence FerlinghettiPublished May 01, 2006 Posted by NewPages
Ferlinghetti's beat definitely goes on. Legendary poet still draws crowd. By David Abel, Boston.com. One of the last legends of the Beat Generation, Lawrence Ferlinghetti left his enclave in North Beach, San Francisco, last week to accept the New England Poetry Club's Golden Rose, which club officials say is the nation's oldest literary prize.