Leonard Cohen

He was not Bob Hope on a USO tour.

Rich Cohen
June 30 2022 12:01AM

A new book by Matti Friedman traces Cohen’s strange first trip to the Holy Land.

March 2 2022 12:01AM

“No one sounds as silly as an atheist.”

Ruth R. Wisse and Meir Soloveichik
March 19 2021 12:01AM

A musician who answered the call of Jewish cultural renewal.

June 27 2017 12:01AM

Friends, but never close, our paths intersected and then diverged, until this past September, when I connected with Leonard for the last time.

Nov. 30 2016 12:01AM

“I bet on him as on a racehorse, certain that he would become the guardian truth-teller of my generation.” (1995)

Sept. 24 2014 12:01AM

How a central prayer of the New Year liturgy reveals the day’s true spirit of awe and fear.

Sept. 22 2014 7:20PM

At age eighty, still wearing his "shul hat," the singer/songwriter has managed to manifest a moral strength rare among the butterflies of ephemeral fame.

Norman Lebrecht
Sept. 22 2014 12:01AM