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by jarkko
Sat Sep 22, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: San Francisco Leonard Cohen Festival with Conspiracy of Beards
Replies: 0
Views: 38

San Francisco Leonard Cohen Festival with Conspiracy of Beards

I wanted to let you know about the upcoming San Francisco Leonard Cohen Festival. Conspiracy of Beards is curating an evening of poetry and text readings at a local bookshop November 3 (not yet confirmed), as well as a big event with 16+ local musicians/bands each playing a Cohen song, as well as t...
by jarkko
Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Sharon Robinson: "Goodbye Stranger"
Replies: 9
Views: 692

Sharon Robinson: "Goodbye Stranger"

From Sharon: In honor of Leonard’s birthday, I have posted on SoundCloud a new recording of the song, “Goodbye Stranger” that I wrote when Leonard passed away and that is part of the MAC exhibit in Montreal. I wrote it in hopes it would resonate with those who love his work. It is free to anyone who...
by jarkko
Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Remembering Leonard on his Birthday
Replies: 6
Views: 239

Happy Birthday Leonard Cohen: The Jewish Journal's Kirk Silsbee on Cohen

Kirk Silsbee Happy Birthday, Leonard Cohen (1934-2016). Of all the great singer-songwriter talent from 1960s Canada (Mitchell, Young, Lightfoot), none was more enigmatic than Leonard Cohen. His lyrics didn't always lay the way you were used to hearing them, but his intensely personal themes rang un...
by jarkko
Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry
Replies: 77
Views: 16725

Re: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry

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We show here this feature of THE FLAME in the October issue of Esquire.
The book is "required reading" for fall 2018.
Adrienne Westerfeld has selected the books.
by jarkko
Fri Sep 21, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: "Cohen i Kobiety" Tribute Concert in Szczecin, Poland
Replies: 0
Views: 56

"Cohen i Kobiety" Tribute Concert in Szczecin, Poland

https://www.leonardcohenfiles.com/Szczecin2018.jpg "Cohen i Kobiety" Tribute Concert in Szczecin, Poland, at the Philharmonic, on December 10, 2018. Address of the venue: Filharmonia im. Mieczysława Karłowicza w Szczecinie, ul. Małopolska 48 Tickets must be bought online here: https://bilety.fm/pl/...
by jarkko
Thu Sep 20, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: From THE FLAME: "Sicily Café"
Replies: 1
Views: 348

Re: From THE FLAME: "Sicily Café"

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Here is the Polish version.
Card made by Marie.
Also thanks to Daniel for the translation and the book cover!
by jarkko
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: Płomień - The Flame in Polish translation
Replies: 2
Views: 244

Re: Płomień - The Flame in Polish translation

Sicily Café in Polish: 15 STYCZNIA 2007, KAWIARNIA NA SYCYLII Na kolana chcę paść Na krawędzi mych lat Przenikając przez lustro miłości A to wszystko, co wiem Niech przepadnie jak sen Gdy się poddam najwyższej jasności Moich nocy i dni Promienisty ten błysk Niechaj Prawdę w objęciach utuli Sumę zysk...
by jarkko
Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: Płomień - The Flame in Polish translation
Replies: 2
Views: 244

Re: Płomień - The Flame in Polish translation

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Here is the cover of the Polish edition!
Thanks to Daniel for sharing it with us.
by jarkko
Mon Sep 17, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry
Replies: 77
Views: 16725

Re: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry

Ileene Smith at Farrar, Straus and Giroux confirmed today that the (only) US edition has 277 pages. We don't know why Amazon Germany is giving those wrong details. Also: According to Amazon.de the UK edition by Canongate has 275 pages while Amazon.co.uk says 288 pages. (Those of you who already have...
by jarkko
Sun Sep 16, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry
Replies: 77
Views: 16725

Re: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry

Looks like the UK edition is delivered also in Finland in 1-3 working days by adlibris.fi
by jarkko
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: Liekki - the Finnish edition of The Flame
Replies: 1
Views: 286

Re: Liekki - the Finnish edition of The Flame

Ote suomenkielisen Liekin runoista: TAMMIK. 15., 2007 SICILY CAFÉ Kun painun polvilleni eteen ikävuosieni, tahdon pudota läpi peilin rakkauden. Ja kaikki minkä tiedän saa lumituisku viedä, tahdon tavoittaa vain valon korkeuden. Loiston säkenöivän öisen ja päiväisen, jossa aukenee syli totuuden. Se h...
by jarkko
Sun Sep 16, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry
Replies: 77
Views: 16725

Re: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry

Marie and I have been discussing this as well. Amazon.com (USA) gives these details for the US edition: • Hardcover: 288 pages (6.1 x 9.2 inches) • Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 2, 2018) • Language: English • ISBN-10: 0374156069 • ISBN-13: 978-0374156060 And German Amazon, for "US/In...
by jarkko
Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: From THE FLAME: "Sicily Café"
Replies: 1
Views: 348

From THE FLAME: "Sicily Café"

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The UK edition

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The US edition

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The Canadian edition
by jarkko
Tue Sep 11, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Merchandise
Replies: 4
Views: 312

Re: THE FLAME - Merchandise

”Gift card or discount code” at the bottom of the Shopping Cart page on which you give your name and address
by jarkko
Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Merchandise
Replies: 4
Views: 312

Re: THE FLAME - Merchandise

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