The Gospel according to Bob Dylan: The Old, Old Story of Modern Times

Westminster John Knox Press
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Since the early 1960s, music fans have found Bob Dylan's spirituality fascinating, and many of them have identified Dylan as a kind of spiritual guru. This book, written by a scholar who is a longtime fan, examines Dylan's mystique, asking why audiences respond to him as a spiritual guide. This book reveals Bob Dylan as a major twentieth- and twenty-first-century religious thinker with a body of relevant work that goes far beyond a handful of gospel albums.
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About the author

Michael J. Gilmour is Associate Professor of New Testament and English Literature at Providence College in Manitoba, Canada. He is the author of Gods and Guitars: Seeking the Sacred in Post-1960s Popular Music and editor of Call Me the Seeker: Listening to Religion in Popular Music.

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Publisher
Westminster John Knox Press
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Published on
Feb 1, 2011
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Pages
192
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ISBN
9781611640861
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Language
English
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Genres
Music / Printed Music / General
Religion / Christian Life / General
Religion / Christianity / General
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This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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