Why Bob Dylan Matters

7:00pm | Thursday, November 16, 2017
Why Bob Dylan Matters
Tinkham Veale University Center, Ballroom C (11038 Bellflower Road Cleveland, OH)


Harvard Classics Professor, teacher since 2004 of the freshman seminar, “Bob Dylan”, and celebrated ‘Dylanologist’ Richard F. Thomas makes a compelling case for why the music and lyrics of Bob Dylan endure and inspire us. Thomas discusses his new book Why Bob Dylan Matters with MacArthur Fellow and fellow Dylanologist Thomas Palaima and Professor Daniel Goldmark, Director of CWRU’s Center for Popular Music Studies.

Free and open to the public. Registration recommended.

This event is sponsored by the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities. Register online at: http://humanities.case.edu/humanities-calendar/.

This event is co-sponsored by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Library and Archives and the CWRU Center for Popular Music Studies.