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Listen to Bob Dylan’s Nobel Lecture in Literature

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In 2016, Bob Dylan was awarded Nobel Prize in Literature “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition”. On June 4th Dylan delivered hisĀ  lecture, the only requirement for Dylan to be able to claim his prize money.

Dylan delivered to the academy as an audio file. In it, he reflects on the links between his lyrics and literature.

Listen in full below.

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