Epic Night! Featuring Rufus Wainwright + 1500 Singers sing HALLELUJAH!
It was a magical evening. 1500 singers came to Luminato Festival at the Hearn Generating Station in Toronto. Daveed + Nobu (AKA DaBu) taught them back up par...
Musician Leonard Cohen dies age 82
Legendary singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has died at the age of 82. CBSN's Elaine Quijano has more on the musician and his influence.
Leonard Cohen
Music video by Leonard Cohen performing Hallelujah. (C) 2009 Sony Music Entertainment.
Leonard Cohen ~ Dance Me To The End Of Love
Tango Scene ~ Al Pacino ~ Scent of a Woman ~ Movie CLIP (1992) Dance me to your beauty with a burning violin Dance me through the panic 'til I'm gathered safely in Lift me like an olive branch and be...
Serge Gainsbourg
Serge with J.C Vannier,1970.
Leonard Cohen - Playlist 2
Shot Saturday, May 12th on Bay Street in Toronto, Canada (it was hard to keep the camera steady as people were trying to get closer to the stage...). Leonard...
Leonard Cohen
Shot Saturday, May 12th on Bay Street in Toronto, Canada (it was hard to keep the camera steady as people were trying to get closer to the stage...). Leonard...
Leonard Cohen - Hallelujah - YouTube
Oct 2, 2009 ... Music video by Leonard Cohen performing Hallelujah. (C) 2009 Sony Music Entertainment.
List of Jewish American poets
Persons listed with a double asterisks (**) are winners of the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.
Future plc
Future plc is a media company. In 2006, it was the ranked the sixth-largest media corporation in the United Kingdom. It publishes more than 30 magazines in fields such as video games, technology, film...
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Osip Mandelstam
Osip Emilyevich Mandelstam (Russian: О́сип Эми́льевич Мандельшта́м; [ˈosʲɪp ɪˈmʲilʲjɪvʲɪtɕ məndʲɪlʲˈʂtam]; 15 January [O.S. 3 January] 1891 – 27 December 1938) was a Russian poet...
Osip Mandelstam - Wikipedia
Dannie Abse
Daniel Abse, CBE FRSL (22 September 1923 – 28 September 2014) was a Welsh poet.
Abse was born in Cardiff, Wales, to a Jewish family. He was the younger brother of politician and reformer Leo Abse...
Élie Halévy (Chalfan)
Élie Halévy (Ḥalfan/Chalfan), or Élie Halfon-Halévy (Fürth 1760 – 5 November 1826 Paris), was a French Hebrew poet and author. He is the father of Fromental and Léon Halévy.
Born at Fürth (i...
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Julius Rodenberg
Julius Rodenberg (originally Julius Levy; 26 June 1831, Rodenberg – 11 July 1914, Berlin) was a German Jewish poet and author.He studied law at the universities of Heidelberg, Göttingen, Berlin, and M...
Julius Rodenberg - Wikipedia
Paul Celan
Paul Celan (/ˈsɛlæn/; 23 November 1920 – c. 20 April 1970) was a German language poet and translator. He was born as Paul Antschel to a Jewish family in Cernăuți (German: Czernowitz), in the then King...
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Joseph ben Judah of Ceuta
Joseph ben Judah of Ceuta (c. 1160–1226) was a Jewish physician and poet, and disciple of Moses Maimonides.It is as an address to Joseph that Maimonides introduces his Guide for the Perplexed.
For...
Adrienne Rich
Adrienne Cecile Rich (May 16, 1929 – March 27, 2012) was an American poet, essayist and feminist. She was called "one of the most widely read and influential poets of the second half of the 20th centu...
Adrienne Rich - Wikipedia
Samuel David Luzzatto
Samuel David Luzzatto ([ˈsamwel ˈdavid lutˈtsato]; Hebrew: שמואל דוד לוצאטו‎) was an Italian Jewish scholar, poet, and a member of the Wissenschaft des Judentums movement. He is also known by h...
Samuel David Luzzatto - Wikipedia
Allen Ginsberg
Irwin Allen Ginsberg (/ˈɡɪnzbərɡ/; June 3, 1926 – April 5, 1997) was an American poet and one of the leading figures of both the Beat Generation of the 1950s and the counterculture that soon would fol...
Allen Ginsberg - Wikipedia
Ivan Goran Kovačić
Ivan "Goran" Kovačić ([ǐʋan ɡǒran kǒʋatʃitɕ]; 21 March 1913 – 13 July 1943) was a prominent Croatian poet and writer of the 20th century.
He was born in Lukovdol (part of Vrbovsko), a town ...
Ivan Goran Kovačić - Wikipedia
Erich Neumann (psychologist)
Erich Neumann (Hebrew: אריך נוימן‎; January 23, 1905 – November 5, 1960), was a psychologist, philosopher, writer, and student of Carl Jung.
Neumann was born in Berlin to a Jewish family...
Joseph Brodsky
Iosif Aleksandrovich Brodsky (/ˈbrɒdski/; Russian: Ио́сиф Алекса́ндрович Бро́дский, [ɪˈosʲɪf ɐlʲɪˈksandrəvʲɪtɕ ˈbrotskʲɪj]; 24 May 1940 – 28 January 1996) was a Russian and American poet and essay...
Joseph Brodsky - Wikipedia
Hugo Salus
Hugo Salus (3 August 1866 in Česká Lípa; 4 February 1929 in Prague) was a doctor, writer and poet.
Salus studied medicine in Prague and established a practice in gynaecology there from 1895 onward...
Hugo Salus - Wikipedia
Siegfried Lipiner
Siegfried Salomo Lipiner (24 October 1856 – 30 December 1911) was an Austrian writer and poet whose works made an impression on Richard Wagner and Friedrich Nietzsche, but who published nothing ...
Richard Howard
Richard Joseph Howard (born October 13, 1929; adopted as Richard Joseph Orwitz) is an American poet, literary critic, essayist, teacher, and translator. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio and is a gradua...
Jan Brzechwa
Jan Brzechwa ([ˈbʐɛxfa]), (15 August 1898 – 2 July 1966) was a Polish poet and author, known mostly for his contribution to children's literature. He was born Jan Wiktor Lesman to a Polish family of J...
Jan Brzechwa - Wikipedia