Leonard Cohen wins Asturias prize

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Leonard Cohen wins Asturias prize

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The Prince of Asturias Prize for Letters has been awarded to Leonard Cohen. The finalists also included Alice Munro and Ian McEwen.

Leonard Cohen’s work is well-known all over the world. Primarily famous for his songwriting and singing, he has also published various volumes of poetry, and a number of novels.

Next week the judges will announce the Asturias prize for International Cooperation.