Profiling Canada's leading poet-singer, this concise biography surveys the remarkable 40-year career of Leonard Cohen that has produced 11 books and 11 records. Focusing on the evolution of Cohen's international reputation, the book begins with a review of the Montreal years. The popularity of works like "The Spice Box of Earth" and "Beautiful Losers" is examined in detail. Cohen's musical career receives special attention, from his first studio session to his latest record. The biography concludes with a discussion of "Stranger Music."
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Author Biography - Ira B Nadel
Ira Nadel is a professor of English at the University of British Columbia.