About this book
The extraordinary life and creative process of Leonard Cohen, one of the most important and influential songwriters and artists of the past 50 years. Based on a wealth of research, including interviews with Cohen himself and more than 100 key figures in his life. Before he ever recorded, Cohen was a literary figure, poet and novelist. Balances Cohen's intellectual and religious sides.
The genius behind such classic songs as "Suzanne", "Bird on the Wire" and "Hallelujah", Leonard Cohen has been one of the most influential songwriters of our time, a man of spirituality, emotion, and intelligence whose work has explored the definitive issues of human life. This title explores various facets of Cohen's life.