Leonard Cohen's songs on love, spirituality, human connection and mortality marked some of the most important moments in contemporary music.
By Corinne Segal
Poet Leonard Cohen reads some of his poems.
Poet, novelist, and singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has achieved almost iconic status amidst a huge global fan club. His music, which was especially popular in the 70s and 80s, is famous for its emotionally rich and poetic lyrics. His work is…
The NewsHour's poetry series looks at iconic writer and poet Leonard Cohen who discusses the difference between writing a song and a poem, and explains why "Out of the thousands who are known or want to be known as poets,…
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