Lawrence Ferlinghetti
November 27, 1984

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, pictured below, visited the Center and gave a reading and open discussion in the UWM Union Wisconsin Room. Mr Ferlinghetti is a prolific poet and artist and is well known for being the co-owner of the City Lights Bookstore and publishing house which published early works of the Beat Generation.

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