been in the running for the award included the Kenyan Ngugi wa Thiongo, the American Don DeLillo and the Japanese author Haruki Murakami. The Beatles, 2000,.
Were really giving it to Bob Dylan as a great poet thats the reason we awarded him the prize.
Dylan said in a statement that he was glad his archives had found a home and are to be included with the works of Woody Guthrie and especially alongside all.
Bob Dylan at Newport in 1965.
The leather jacket hes wearing is in his editAlice Ochs/Michael Ochs Archives, via Getty Images.
At the time of Bob Dylans release, the folk revival was rolling, and interpretation was considered more important.
This feels like the lamest Nobel win since they gave it to Obama for not being Bush, he said. I think Dylans sense of humour is often overlooked. Classic Bob Dylan: My Back Pages. . Chicago Review Press, 2000. . Who's This Guy Dylan Who's Borrowing Lines from Henry Timrod? Man of Constant Sorrow 03:11. The song Tangled Up in Blue, with its refracted scenes of a wanderer haunted by a broken relationship, gets a slightly more picaresque telling here, with a refrain absent from the finished recording: Wish I could lose, these dusty sweatbox blues. No Direction Home DVD.
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