Dylan’s impressionistic Nobel Lecture was released this week. Here are some favorite selections.Read More
I say this as somebody who just had his first book published this year and who still loves books even as I recognize their shrinking relavance to people’s lives: The Nobel Prize does not owe anything to book sales or the book industry. The book industry owes it to itself to figure out the problem of diminished readership and its own existential relavance.Read More
Bob Dylan’s Blood on the Tracks is playing on my stereo, and I’m blowing the dust off of old photos, and paging through the weathered journals that I find next to them.
In short, I am packing. We are moving.Read More