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Aaron Cohen

Connection to Illinois: Cohen lives in Chicago.

Biography: Aaron Cohen covers the arts for numerous publications and teaches English, journalism, and humanities at the City Colleges of Chicago.

  • """Move On Up"""
  • -- Starred Review, Booklist
  • -- 11 notable Chicago books of 2019, Chicago Tribune

Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Aaron Cohen on WorldCat:

Selected Titles

Aretha Franklin's Amazing Grace
ISBN: 1441148884 OCLC: 657604862

Continuum, New York : ©2011.

Offers an exploration of a best-selling gospel album. Through interviews, musical and theological analyses as well as archival discoveries, this book sets the scene, traces the recording's traditional origins and pop infusions and describes the album's enduring impact.

Move On Up: Chicago Soul Music And Black Cultural Power
ISBN: 022665303X OCLC: 1085576023

University of Chicago Press 2019

The Jubilee Prophecy: Understanding Peace Through Music
ISBN: 1588720861 OCLC: 57120041

Jodere Group, San Diego, Calif. : 2004.