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Bob Dylan Finally Reacts To His Nobel Prize Win

What’s the point of winning a Nobel Prize if you’re not going to make a big fuss about it? Bob Dylan has been relatively tight-lipped since word tumbled out that… 198 more words

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“You’ve Been through All of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Books”: Why Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize in Literature Is Good News

+++ A slightly shorter, edited version appeared in Varsity on 28 October 2016 +++

Last Thursday, the world of literature was split into two camps. As word spread that the 2016 Nobel laureate was not Don DeLillo, not Haruki Murakami, but in fact Bob Dylan, voices of dissent and of approval began to engage in an argument over a fundamental, deceptively easy question: is this literature? 909 more words


Defining topology through interviews. Interview seven with Jeremy Mann.

The final interview (*cry*) in the Defining topology through interviews series is with Jeremy Mann, who is a PhD student in mathematics at the University of  Notre Dame, studying geometry and topology. 683 more words


In the last fortnight, one announcement has shaken the musical world. Bob Dylan has been awarded the Nobel Prize for literature. For most people this would be an honor, even without the $900,000 prize money, but it seems Bob Dylan might not be as ‘honored’ as one would think. 125 more words


Why Bob Dylan is a Worthy Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature

I don’t know about you, but my social media timeline has been abuzz with people debating the relative deserving of Bob Dylan as a Nobel Laureate. 1,125 more words

Not Dark Yet - Bob Dylan (song)

Ever since the announcement a few weeks ago that Bob Dylan has been awarded the 2016 Nobel prize for literature, I’ve been making an effort to listen to a wider variety of his songs. 796 more words


Bob Dylan breaks boundaries of literature

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Bob Dylan has made history by receiving the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature, breaking stereotypes about what qualifies as literature. Since the Nobel Prize for Literature was created, Bob Dylan has been the first singer/songwriter to win the award. 606 more words

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