The Book in Brief

Bob Dylan book jacket.for twitterBOB DYLAN: Prophet, Mystic, Poet is the first full-length work examining the life and work of Bob Dylan from a Jewish perspective. The book places Dylan in the context of the Jewish prophetic tradition while exploring the many Biblical, prophetic, and mystical themes and allusions strewn throughout his songs from the very beginning of his career through his latest albums.

Seth Rogovoy is an award-winning music critic and author of The Essential Klezmer: A Music Lover’s Guide to Jewish Roots and Soul Music (Algonquin Books, 2000).

Bob Dylan: Prophet, Mystic, Poet will be published by Scribner Books on December 8, 2009. Advance orders may now be placed at any local independent bookseller or with any of the major online book retailers.

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