Songs of Love & Hate

Carlow College - St. Patrick's

 

Course Name Songs of Love & Hate
Course Provider Carlow College - St. Patrick's
Course Code 104135 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Carlow Town
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment 24 January to 21 March 2019
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Duration 8 weeks
Thursday 7pm - 9pm
Course Fee €125
Course Content

Expand+The world as seen through the work of songwriters and poets Leonard Cohen and Paul Simon

This course aims to engage students with the work of the Canadian and American writers Leonard Cohen and Paul Simon – two of the most challenging, literate a...

Subjects Taught Topics covered include:
• The biographical backgrounds of Cohen and Simon and that influence in their songs

• Cohen’s journey from novelist and poet to songwriter

• The influence of the folk and civil rights movements on Paul Simon

• Mortality in the songs of Cohen and Simon

• A spiritual dimension in Simon’s songs

• A spiritual journey as outlined in Leonard Cohen’s songs

• Love and fathers in the songs of Cohen and Simon

• An overview of the pair and their work
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