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.


Garcia Lorca, Federico
Garon, Paul
Gibler, John
Ginsberg, Allen
Glave, Thomas
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Gómez-Peña, Guillermo
González Celdrán, José Alfredo
Goodman, Melvin A.
Gopegui, Belén
Gould, Elizabeth
Goytisolo, Juan
Guillén, Jorge