Leonard Cohen on the Origin of His Song


  1. Ed Baker
    Ed Baker August 26, 2013 at 12:32 pm .

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  2. Raksha
    Raksha August 25, 2013 at 8:54 pm .

    Thank you so much for posting this speech, Joseph. &quot;Luminous&quot; is exactly the right word for it. Although Leonard Cohen has been one of my heroes for many years, I never knew what an important influence Federico Garcia Lorca had been on him until a few minutes ago when I listened to that part of the speech.<br /><br />He&#39;s right that nobody can imitate Lorca&#39;s style–I know,

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