“Come, let me introduce you to a real poet…” Bob Dylan Introduces Elizabeth Taylor To Leonard Cohen

Roscoe Beck Divulges Jennifer Warnes’s Story About Bob Dylan, Elizabeth Taylor, & Leonard Cohen

 

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[Leonard Cohen & Bob Dylan have] known each other for a long time, and I know there’s a lot of respect for each other. Jennifer Warnes told me a story once that there was a BMI [Broadcast Music, Inc] dinner… they were honouring Bob Dylan. And Leonard was there and Jennifer was there. And at one point, Bob Dylan took Elizabeth Taylor by the hand and said, ‘Come, let me introduce you to a real poet…’

 

Roscoe Beck

 

Leonard Cohen: Behind The Scenes, Part 6! by Michael Bonner (Uncut: November 19, 2008).

I am republishing selected posts from my former Leonard Cohen site, Cohencentric, here on AllanShowalter.com (these posts can be found at Leonard Cohen). This entry was originally posted Mar 24, 2017.

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