Our Authors

Over the years, City Lights has had the honor of publishing some of the world's best known writers and thinkers. We've also been proud to introduce an exciting range of new voices and views. Search below for biographical information on City Lights authors, and a list of their works available from our site.


Daaood, Kamau
Daitch, Susan
David-Neel, Alexandra
Davis, Angela Y.
de Angulo, Jaime
de Jesus, Pedro
Deleuze, Gilles
Dematteis, Lou
di Prima, Diane
Doolittle (H.D.), Hilda
Douglass, Frederick
Ducornet, Rikki