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A Broken Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen's Secret Chord

A Broken Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen's Secret Chord

Author: Liel Leibovitz
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In this philosophical biography, Liel Leibovitz looks at what it is that makes Leonard Cohen an enduring international figure in the cultural imagination. Born into a Canadian religious Jewish family, for years a reclusive lyricist on the Greek island of Hydra, known for his bold political commentary, his devotion to Buddhist thought and his later despair over contemporary Zionism, Cohen hardly follows the rules of a conventional rock star. Yet the prophetic themes of his music, often filled with pessimism and apocalyptic visions, prove redemptive to an audience that spans generations. As Leonard Cohen requires, this is a passionate and personal evocation of a man who appeals to the inner spirit of his fervent followers.

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General Fields

  • : 9781910124673
  • : Sandstone Press Ltd
  • : Sandstone Press Ltd
  • : August 2015
  • : 198mm X 128mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Liel Leibovitz
  • : Paperback
  • : 220