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Bob Dylan : like a complete unknown

Author: David Yaffe
Publisher: New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, ©2011.
Series: Icons of America.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers a historical look at the life and career of Bob Dylan from four perspectives: his relationship to blackness, the influence of his singing style, his image on film, and his songwriting.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Bob Dylan; Bob Dylan; Bob Dylan; Bob Dylan
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Yaffe
ISBN: 9780300124576 0300124570
OCLC Number: 670481528
Description: xix, 171 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction : Another side --
The cawing, derisive voice --
Screen test : the many Dylans of the new millennium --
Not dark yet : how Bob Dylan got his groove back --
Don't steal, don't lift : appropriation, artifice, originality --
Afterword : "Now you can seal up the book and not write anymore" --
Appendix : Playlist, O Playlist.
Series Title: Icons of America.
Responsibility: David Yaffe.

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Bob Dylan is an iconic figure in American music and cultural history. This title considers Dylan from four perspectives: his complicated relationship to blackness, the underrated influence of his  Read more...

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"Steeped but not drowned in cultural studies, David Yaffe offers fresh and sometimes prickly insight about Bob Dylan's art. Yaffe reads closely and listens hard, and his book will have you saying, Read more...

 
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