In conversation with Lawrence Ferlinghetti

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Robert Scheer at Litquake Barbary Coast Award to Lawrence Ferlinghetti & City Lights 2010. Photo by Steve Rhodes/(CC BY-NC-ND 2.0).

In a special Scheer Intelligence from a March 2019 conversation,  Robert Scheer talks with his lifelong friend and legendary poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti, who passed recently in San Francisco at the age of 101. The two discuss a host of topics, including the importance of not selling out and the founding of San Francisco’s landmark City Lights bookshop, where Scheer worked as a young man. 

This episode contains explicit language.

Credits

Host:
Robert Scheer

Producer:
Joshua Scheer