Neeli Cherkovski will reading from his biography Ferlinghetti,
his book Whitman’s Wild Children, and his poetry to honor
the 100th birthday of Lawrence Ferlinghetti.
Neeli Cherkovski is the author of many books of poetry, including From the Canyon Outward (2009), and The Crow and I (2015). He
was the coeditor of Anthology of L.A. Poets (with Charles Bukowski) and Cross-Strokes: Poetry between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Cherkovski also wrote biographies of Lawrence Ferlinghetti and
Charles Bukowski, as well as the critical memoir Whitman’s Wild
Children (1988). His papers are held at the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. He has lived in San Francisco since 1974.
Monday, April 22
12:30 - 1:45 PM
Building L, Room L109
This is a Harper Authors Series event sponsored by the Cultural Arts Committee
For information, please contact Professor Kurt Hemmer, English Department
847.925.6779 • email@example.com
Monday, April 22 at 12:30pm to 1:45pm
Drama Lab, Building L, Room L109